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									                                                                            EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275



                                                                         CITY OF STRONGSVILLE
                                                          PARKS, RECREATION AND SENIOR SERVICES DEPARTMENT
                                                                                                            Director, Bryan Bogre

                                                                                              The Ehrnfelt Recreation & Senior Center
                                                                                                   18100 Royalton Road (Rt. 82)
                                                                                                     Strongsville, Ohio 44136
                                                                                                           Rec. Phone: (440) 580-3260
                                                                                                       Rec. Front Desk Fax: (440) 572-4402
                                                                                                     Rec. Administration Fax: (440) 572-3503
                                                                                                      Senior Center Phone: (440) 580-3275
                                                                                                        Senior Center Fax: (440) 572-3137
                                                                                                          Website: www.strongsville.org


                                                                                                         MISSION STATEMENT
Recreation Department Information/Services




                                                                 THE STRONGSVILLE PARKS, RECREATION AND SENIOR SERVICES DEPARTMENT
                                                                     IS COMMITTED TO ENRICHING LIVES BY OFFERING EXCEPTIONAL SERVICES
                                                                          AND ACTIVITIES IN SAFE, CLEAN AND FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENTS.


                                             COMMITMENT TO OUR CUSTOMERS                                                        WHAT IS A STRONGSVILLE PARKS, RECREATION
                                             Why do people use recreation facilities and participate in recreation              & SENIOR SERVICES DEPARTMENT PARTICIPANT?
                                             programs? There are many reasons, including exercise, family/friend                A Strongsville Parks, Recreation
                                             socialization, playing and engaging in a particular activity, relaxing, learning   & Senior Services Department Participant…
                                             something new and feeling the serenity of the natural environment. In
                                             summary, people come to feel good about being in a leisure setting.                • is the most important person in our business.
                                             Many factors are involved in making people enjoy themselves. Some
                                                                                                                                • is not an interruption of our work – but the purpose for it!
                                             factors, such as weather, are not controllable. A sincere and helpful              • is not dependent on us – we are dependent on them.
                                             staff member is a factor that is controllable and a major concern of               • is a part of our business – not an outsider.
                                             our department.                                                                    • is deserving of the most courteous treatment we can give.
                                             As a participant in Strongsville Recreation Department facilities, programs        • is not a statistic – but has feelings like our own.
                                             and services, you are our NUMBER ONE priority. The goal of the                     • is not one with which to argue or match wits.
                                             Strongsville Parks, Recreation and Senior Services Department staff is             • is the life blood of this and every other business.
                                             to ALWAYS be friendly, understanding, capable and willing to serve.
                                                                                                                                IT IS OUR JOB TO SERVE YOU.



                                                                        MESSAGE FROM THE MAYOR
                                                                        Dear Residents,
                                                                        As Mayor of the City of Strongsville, I am committed to providing life enriching opportunities for you and your family.
                                                                        I encourage you to take advantage of our state-of-the-art recreation and senior center. It is not only a place to exercise
                                                                        and learn new skills but a place to enjoy and get to know others in the community.
                                                                        Come enjoy the benefits of staying active with the Parks, Recreation and Senior Department!
                                                                        Sincerely,
                                                                        Thomas P. Perciak
                                                                        Mayor




                                                The Strongsville Parks, Recreation and Senior Services Department provides all programs and facilities on a non-discriminatory basis for all
                                                citizens, regardless of age, race, sex, creed, or disability. Every effort will be made to accommodate all participants. If you need any special
                                                assistance to use our facility, please call us in advance, if possible, to make arrangements. PHONE (440) 580-3260 or FAX (440) 572-3503
                                                EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

TABLE OF CONTENTS
AREA OF INTEREST                                                                             PAGE NO.

Ehrnfelt Recreation Center Information ..................................................1
ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP FEE STRUCTURE ............................................3
Renewal Information....................................................................................3
Program Registration Information............................................................4
Program Refund Policy................................................................................5
Child Care Services/Facility Rental Information....................................6
                                                                                                                     EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER INFORMATION
Facility/Room Rental Services ....................................................................6
                                                                                                                     HOURS OF OPERATION (Rec. Center & Old Town Hall)
Facility Guidelines ........................................................................................8
                                                                                                                     June 1 - September 30
Community Health & Wellness..................................................................9                       Monday – Friday ............5:00 am – 9:00 pm
                                                                                                                     Saturday ..........................8:00 am – 6:00 pm




                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Recreation Department Information/Services
Aquatic Programs........................................................................................10           Sunday..............................12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Fitness Programs ........................................................................................17          October 1 - May 31
                                                                                                                     Monday – Friday ............5:00 am – 10:00 pm
Youth Recreation & Enrichment Programs ..........................................24                                  Saturday ..........................8:00 am – 8:00 pm
                                                                                                                     Sunday..............................9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Day Camp Programs ................................................................................27
                                                                                                                     NON-MEMBER DAILY GUEST FEES
Strongsville Youth Commission ..............................................................29
                                                                                                                     Youth (Ages 0-3) ................................Free
Special Events, Programs & Promotions ..............................................30                               Youth (Ages 4-6) ................................$3.00
                                                                                                                     Youth (Ages 7-14) ..............................$6.00
Individual & Team Sports Programs ......................................................31                           Adults (Ages 15-59) ..........................$10.00
Adult Enrichment Programs ....................................................................34                     Seniors (Ages 60+) ............................$6.00
                                                                                                                     Active Military* ....................................$6.00
Senior Center Activities ..............................................................................38            *FREE Admission to Military Personnel on leave.
                                                                                                                     Must have served a minimum of 3 months in US Military, show proof of
Ice Land USA................................................................................................47
                                                                                                                     military leave, be stationed outside of greater Cleveland area, and reside
Strongsville Recreation Parks and Amenities......................................48                                  in Strongsville.

Staff of the City of Strongsville                                                                                    HOLIDAY HOURS & CLOSINGS 2011
Parks, Recreation & Senior Center..............................Inside Back Page                                      Mon., Aug. 22 – Mon., September 5, 2011
                                                                                                                                           POOL CLOSED FOR CLEANING & MAINTENANCE
                                                                                                                     Mon., Aug. 22 – Wed., Aug. 24, 2011
                                                                                                                                           ANNUAL MAINTENANCE ................................CLOSED
                                                                                                                     Mon., Sept. 5, 2011 LABOR DAY ..........................................................CLOSED
                                                                                                                     Thurs., Nov. 24, 2011 THANKSGIVING ..................................................CLOSED
                                                                                                                     Sat., Dec. 24, 2011   CHRISTMAS EVE ..............................8:00 am - 1:00 pm
                                                                                                                     Sun., Dec. 25, 2011 CHRISTMAS ..........................................................CLOSED
                                                                                                                     Sat., Dec. 31, 2011   NEW YEAR’S EVE ............................8:00 am - 5:00 pm
                                                                                                                     Sun., Jan. 1, 2012    NEW YEAR’S DAY ................................................CLOSED
                                                                                                                     *Note: We are open on Columbus Day (10/11) and Veteran’s Day (11/11).

                                                                                                                     MEMBER ONLY DAYS
                                                                                                                     Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays,
 WEATHER CLOSINGS AND CLASS CANCELLATIONS                                                                            November 1 – March 31 • 3:00 - 10:00 pm
 When applicable, please check the following locations for any closings                                              *Refer to PAGE 10 in the Aquatics Section for Special Aquatic Center Closings.
 or cancellations due to weather…
                                                                                                                      GROUP OUTINGS
 www.strongsville.org/content/recreation.asp
                                                                                                                      Groups of 20 or more can visit the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center for a discounted
 News Channel 3 (www.wkyc.com)                                                                                        rate. Please call 580-3270 to arrange your group outing. Group outing
 News Channel 5 (www.newsnet5.com)                                                                                    arrangements must be made at least 2 weeks in advance.

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                                                                                EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

                                             AMENITIES – EHRNFELT RECREATION & SENIOR CENTER                                      GENERAL CUSTOMER INFORMATION
                                             AQUATIC CENTER                                                                       ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION
                                             • Competition pool - 8 lane, 25 yd; 3 diving boards                                  You DO NOT have to be a Strongsville Resident or an Ehrnfelt Recreation
                                             • Activity pool - zero depth entry; water slide; pirate ship; 5 lane lap pool,       Center member to participate in most programs and activities held at
                                               17 yd wading area                                                                  the Center.
                                             • Steam & sauna rooms
                                             • 24 person whirlpool                                                                OPEN GYMNASIUM (BASKETBALL COURTS)
                                             • Bleacher seating for approximately 500                                             AND OPEN POOL SCHEDULE
                                                                                                                                  These schedules will change occasionally with the school year. Please
                                             CARDIO EXERCISE AREA (MUST BE 15 YRS. OR OLDER)                                      pick up current schedules at the front desk or check the website:
                                             • Treadmills; stair steppers; bikes; rowing machines, Broadcast Vision               www. strongsville.org.
                                               Sound System, AB trainers, elliptical trainers, nautilus resistance training
                                               equipment, ARC trainers & stepmills.                                               LOCKERS
                                                                                                                                  Lockers are available in all locker rooms and throughout the facility. It
                                             AUXILIARY GYMNASIUM                                                                  is STRONGLY RECOMMENDED that all personal items are secured in a
                                             • Synthetic floor                                                                    locker. Please DO NOT leave personal items unattended in an unlocked
                                             • Utility gym can be used as one high school regulation basketball court,            locker. Please bring your own combination lock to secure items in a locker.
                                               volleyball, indoor soccer court, etc.                                              Pay lockers are NOT available. Locks must be removed daily.
                                             LOCKER ROOMS                                                                         CHILD CARE SERVICES
Recreation Department Information/Services




                                             • Two sets of locker rooms for men and women                                         Child Care is available at the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center for a nominal per
                                             • Two family changing rooms                                                          hour fee. Please see page 6 for more information.
                                             INDOOR TRACK (MUST BE 15 YRS. OR OLDER)                                              TOWELS
                                             • Length - 1/12 mile                                                                 TOWELS are NOT provided by the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center. Please
                                             • Width - 4 Lanes (2 Walking & 2 Running)                                            remember to bring your own personal towel.
                                             TOT ROOM                                                                             PAYMENT INFORMATION
                                             • Morning & evening child care service                                               Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted as
                                             • Little Tykes toys and play structures                                              payment for ALL TRANSACTIONS.
                                             • TV/DVD
                                                                                                                                  SECURITY
                                             STRENGTH TRAINING (MUST BE 15 YRS. OR OLDER)                                         For your protection, the Ehrnfelt Recreation and Senior Center premises
                                             • Lifefitness Signature Series resistance training equipment                         are under 24 hour digital camera surveillance with instant remote access
                                             • Plate loading equipment                                                            capability by Law Enforcement Authorities.
                                             • Free weights & accessories
                                             YOUTH STRENGTH ROOM (Certain Restrictions Apply)                                       MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS
                                             • Cardio
                                             • Free weights & accessories                                                           UNLIMITED USE
                                             • Plate loading equipment                                                              of the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center
                                             • Nautilus resistance training equipment                                               during ALL open recreation times.
                                             MAIN GYMNASIUM
                                                                                                                                    REDUCED RATES
                                             • Wood floor                                                                           on programs, facility rentals for parties, showers, & meetings!
                                             • Two high school regulation basketball courts
                                             • Volleyball
                                                                                                                                    PARTICIPATION
                                             GAME AREA                                                                              in members-only promotions and special events!
                                             • Billiard tables                         • Snack, soft drink, juice/water
                                             • Air hockey & foosball tables              vending machines                           PRIORITY REGISTRATION
                                             • Video/arcade games                      • Change machines                            on most programs/classes and services!

                                             The following areas are only available as private rentals                              FREE
                                                                                                                                    Fitness Assessment and Exercise Orientation!
                                             AEROBICS & ACTIVITY STUDIOS
                                             • Two wood floor studios each 1400 sq. ft.                                             MEMBER ONLY DAYS
                                             • Independent sound systems                                                            Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays; November 1 – March 31
                                             EVENT CENTER                                                                           between 3:00 and 10:00pm.
                                             • Catering services                       • Beautifully decorated with
                                             • Entertainment stage                       chandeliers & greenery                     6-PACK OF 50% OFF COUPONS
                                                                                                                                    to use when you bring family and friends!
                                             CONFERENCE/MEETING/PARTY ROOMS
                                             • Several rooms available for rent                                                     40% SAVINGS
                                             • See Facility/Room Rental Services info on Page 6.                                    on Open Skate Admissions at Iceland USA year round.

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                                                      EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP FEE STRUCTURE
& MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION
RESIDENT/FULL-TIME WORK/NON-RESIDENT
                             Resident or
Prices Effective as of     Full-Time Work                                                       Non-Resident
February 1, 2009           in Strongsville
Adult Individual (Ages 19-59) ..........................$245 ............................$395
Couple* ..................................................................$345 ............................$550
Youth Individual (Ages 4-18) ............................$150 ............................$265
Full-Time College (12 credit hrs. or more)....$150 ............................$265
Family* ....................................................................$395 ............................$660
Senior Citizen Individual (Ages 60 & over) ..$135 ............................$245
Senior Couple*......................................................$240 ............................$445
Active Military ........................................................$140 ............................$245
“Couple” means two adults 19 years of age or older living in the same
residence, whether related or unrelated, which may include spouses,
siblings, roomates, or parents and his or her child between the ages                                                    AGE RESTRICTIONS
of 4 and 24.                                                                                                            • 11 years and under must be accompanied by an adult (18 and over) or
                                                                                                                          enrolled in a program in order to use the facility.




                                                                                                                                                                                                    Recreation Department Information/Services
“Family” means at least one adult and two or more dependent children
up to the age of 24 years, or two adults and one or more dependent                                                      • Must be 15 years and older to use the Cardio - Exercise & Strength
children up to the age of 24 years (if a full-time college student), including                                            Training Areas, Spa, Sauna & Steam Room.
stepchildren and adopted children, who have a legal residence in the
                                                                                                                        • 6-14 year olds may use the indoor track if accompanied by an adult
household of the adults(s).
                                                                                                                          (18 and over).
“Senior Couple” means two individuals who are domiciled in the same
                                                                                                                        MEMBERSHIP EXPRESS CHECK-IN
residence, one of whom is at least 60 years of age and the other who is at
least 50 years of age.                                                                                                  In order to check all members in as quickly as possible, we have created
                                                                                                                        a Membership Express Line. To enter the facility as a member, you MUST
“Military” means an individual who is an active and/or newly registered                                                 stop at the Front Desk and enter your membership number into a numeric
member of any United States military service, or who is an active member                                                keypad. The Desk Attendant will then verify your membership and grant
of any reserve unit and provides proof of imminent call up to active                                                    you access into the facility. Each member visit will be recorded into the
military status.                                                                                                        computer system.
“Resident” means an individual who is legally domiciled within a
permanent residence in the City of Strongsville. The term “resident”                                                    MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL INFORMATION
also shall include an individual non-resident of the City who is an                                                     HOW ARE YOU GOING TO BE NOTIFIED?
employee of a business entity that maintains its place of business                                                       I. A COURTESY POSTCARD will be sent around the first of the month
in the City and works for such entity at least 37 1⁄ 2 hours per week.                                                      indicating that your membership expires at the end of the current
*Any adult wishing to have a Couple, Senior Couple or Family membership                                                     month (i.e. if your membership expires on Dec. 31, 2011, you will
who do not share the same last name, each MUST provide independent                                                          be sent a POSTCARD on or around Dec. 1, 2011).
proof of residency upon application.
                                                                                                                            Provided you renew before your membership expires, you will
MEMBERSHIP POLICIES                                                                                                         receive 13 months for the price of 12!
*Membership is valid for one year from the date of application and is                                                   HOW CAN YOU RENEW?
 NON-REFUNDABLE and NON-TRANSFERABLE.
                                                                                                                         I. IN-PERSON - at the front desk, with all necessary information
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO BRING                                                                                                   (see “What Do You Need To Bring...” section in the left column).
AT THE TIME OF PURCHASE OR RENEWAL?
  I. RESIDENCY VERIFICATION - if you live in the City of Strongsville,
     you MUST show proof of residency at the time of renewal or
     purchase. If you are renewing, please use postcard as proof of
     residency, otherwise an UNPAID UTILITY BILL must be presented
     for residency verification.
   II. COLLEGE STUDENT VERIFICATION - full-time college students (currently
       enrolled in 12 or more credit hours) MUST show proof at time of
       purchase or renewal (examples: current class schedule or tuition bill).
  III. FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT IN STRONGSVILLE - anyone working full-
       time (37.5 - 40 hrs. per week) for a company located in Strongsville
       is eligible for resident rates. A letter on company letterhead, signed
       by a supervisor, a copy of a current pay stub and a valid photo I.D.
       must be presented.
  IV. ACTIVE MILITARY - must present an active, federally issued Military
      Identification Card at the time of purchase or renewal.

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                                                                                EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

                                             CORPORATE MEMBERSHIPS                                                                 PROGRAM REGISTRATION INFORMATION
                                             The City of Strongsville values its businesses and as a way to demonstrate            MEMBER PRIORITY PROGRAM REGISTRATION IS HERE!
                                             this, the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center offers companies, who have a minimum             PROGRAM REGISTRATION SCHEDULE
                                             of 10 individuals, Annual Corporate Membership Packages. For more                     (including Learn-to-Swim)
                                             information on how your business can participate, please contact Marketing
                                             and Promotions Supervisor, Sarah Arold at 580-3260 ext. 5279.                         Member Only Program
                                                                                                                                    Registration begins August 1.
                                             MEMBERSHIP REFERRAL PROGRAM                                                           Non-Member Residents Program
                                             Here at the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center, we realize that you, the current               Registration begins August 8.
                                             members, are our most valuable marketing tool. Therefore, we have                     Open Program Registration begins August 9.
                                             instituted the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center Membership Referral Program.
                                             This is how it works:
                                                                                                                                   WALK-IN REGISTRATION
                                             If at the time a NEW member joins the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center and                  (Cash/Check/Visa/MasterCard/Discover/Credit On Account)
                                             they list your name as having referred him/her to us, we will mail you a
                                             $25 Recreation Center Gift Certificate good towards any purchase here at              You may register for programs in person at the front desk of the Ehrnfelt
                                             the Center. The only catch is that your membership must be current at the             Recreation Center during normal operating hours.
                                             time that the new member joins... That’s it... It’s that simple...
                                                                                                                                   MAIL-IN REGISTRATION
                                             Go out and tell your friends and neighbors how the “Strongsville                      (Check/Visa/MasterCard/Discover/Credit On Account)
Recreation Department Information/Services




                                             Recreation Department is “Re-Defining Recreation” and start watching
                                             those $25 Gift Certificates roll in!!!!                                               Simply fill out the registration form included in this bulletin. Include
                                                                                                                                   payment and mail to:
                                             SPECIAL ASSISTANCE                                                                               PROGRAM REGISTRATION
                                             The Ehrnfelt Recreation Center wants you to get the most out of each                             Ehrnfelt Recreation Center
                                             and every one of your visits. Therefore, if you are a physically challenged                      18100 Royalton Rd.
                                             member of the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center and require the assistance                              Strongsville, OH 44136
                                             of another person in order to use the facility, please contact Director,
                                             Bryan Bogre at (440) 580-3262 in order to make the appropriate                        Mail-in registrations will be processed on date received. Mail-in does
                                             arrangements.                                                                         not guarantee that a spot in a class is available. A receipt will be mailed
                                                                                                                                   within a week of the postmark date to confirm that registration has been
                                                                                                                                   processed. A phone call by the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center staff will be
                                             FUNDING ASSISTANCE                                                                    made immediately if there is any problem with the registration.
                                             The City of Strongsville has made financial assistance available for
                                             Strongsville residents to obtain an Ehrnfelt Recreation Center membership,            FAX-IN REGISTRATION
                                             or for participation in programs offered by the City of Strongsville Recreation       (Visa/MasterCard/Discover/Credit On Account)
                                             Department. Financial assistance will be reviewed by the Recreation
                                             Department. *Documentation of Income Needed. Please contact                           Complete the registration form. Include payment information and fax
                                             Marketing Supervisor, Sarah Arold at (440) 580-3260.                                  form to (440) 572-4402. Faxed registrations will be processed in the same
                                                                                                                                   manner mail-ins are processed.
                                             WORK-TO-WORKOUT PROGRAM                                                               PHONE-IN REGISTRATION
                                             The Ehrnfelt Recreation Center has developed a Work-to-Workout                        (Visa/MasterCard/Discover/Credit On Account)
                                             Program to assist Strongsville residents who may not have the financial
                                                                                                                                   Please fill out the registration form completely so you’ll be ready with the
                                             resources that are necessary to participate in the many activities
                                                                                                                                   answers as you are asked. To complete your phone-in registration please
                                             and programs that are offered. Please contact Marketing Supervisor,
                                                                                                                                   call (440) 580-3260.
                                             Sarah Arold at (440) 580-3260.
                                                                                                                                   PAYMENT
                                                                                                                                   Full payment for classes must be made at the time of registration.
                                                                                                                                   PAYMENT METHODS
                                                                                                                                   The city will accept cash, personal checks, credit cards (Visa/MasterCard/
                                                                                                                                   Discover) and money orders for the payment of fees. Please note which
                                                                                                                                   form of payment is acceptable for the method of registration you choose.
                                                                                                                                   Checks must be made payable to: City of Strongsville.
                                                                                                                                   CONFIRMATION
                                                                                                                                   Once we have processed your registration, we will mail you a confirmation
                                                                                                                                   receipt showing in which program(s) you are enrolled. If we were unable
                                                                                                                                   to place you in your selected program, you will be contacted by phone.




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                                    EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

PROGRAM REGISTRATION INFORMATION – cont.                                                  PROGRAM REGISTRATION INFORMATION – cont.
WAITING LIST PROCEDURE                                                                    CANCELLATION POLICY FOR DAY CAMPS
Waiting lists are a source of contact and do not guarantee you’ll receive                 If an individual wants to cancel enrollment in day camp, it must be
a call back. You’ll receive a call back only if a space becomes available.                requested at least 7 days prior to the first day of camp. REFUNDS WILL
If you ask to add your name to a waiting list for a closed program, it:                   NOT BE GIVEN if requested less than 7 DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST
                                                                                          DAY OF CAMP. Individuals assume the risk of changes in health or
• Provides us with a name and phone number in the event of a cancellation;                personal schedules. However, a doctor’s statement can be presented
• Supplies us with names and phone numbers in case a new program                          to the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center for review. For those wishing a refund
  is added;                                                                               by check or credit card, a $5 administrative fee or 20%, which ever
                                                                                          is greater, will be deducted from the amount originally paid for all
• Does not limit you from registering for any other open classes.                         refunds granted.
LATE REGISTRATION
Late registrations will be accepted prior to the second session of the
program. After the second session of the program, no registrations will be                             PROGRAM SATISFACTION
accepted. Individuals registering late will be required to pay the total class
fee. Program fees will not be prorated!                                                       The Strongsville Recreation Department intends
                                                                                                to provide programs and facilities that meet
NOTICE TO PARTICIPANTS
Participants must recognize that all programs of a physical nature involve                      and exceed your expectations of a satisfying




                                                                                                                                                                     Recreation Department Information/Services
some risk and by registering for programs of this nature, there is an                           recreational experience. We want you to be
assumption of risk by the participant. The City of Strongsville Recreation
Department is dedicated to providing safe facilities and equipment for all                     satisfied with our classes and programs. If our
participants, as well as qualified staff. Every effort is made to ensure the                   services or programs do not meet your needs,
safety of the participants and to provide them with first-class recreational
activities, facilities and parks. In the event of a serious accident or illness, it            please provide us with your input in the form
is the policy of the city to:                                                                 of suggestions, comments, ideas or changes for
• Contact the Strongsville Fire Department Paramedics to perform first aid,                   improvements by utilizing the Sounding Board.
  when necessary, recommend transport of the victim to a hospital, and
  contact each parent/guardian or relative as soon as the situation allows.
                                                                                             Your satisfaction and input is very important to us.
CANCELLATION POLICY (due to lack of enrollment)
If the program does not have a sufficient number of participants
registered by 3 working days prior to the first session, the program may
                                                                                                 THE EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER
be cancelled by the Department Staff.                                                             WOULD LIKE TO GIVE THANKS TO
PROGRAM REFUND POLICY (Recreation & Senior Center)                                                ALL THOSE WHO ARE SERVING IN
 1. If the program is cancelled by the Department, a refund for the
    FULL amount that was paid will be applied to your Recreation/
                                                                                                       OUR ARMED FORCES.

                                                                                                         Thank You!
    Senior Center Customer Account.
  2. If an individual wants to cancel enrollment in a program, it must be
     requested at least 5 days prior to the first session of the program.
     There are 3 refund options:
     a. Recreation Department Customer Account - If the customer
        wants to have the refund posted to his/her Recreation Center
        account, a credit for the FULL AMOUNT that was paid will be issued.
     b. Check Issued - If the customer paid by cash or check and would
        like a check issued from the City Finance Department, a 20% or
        $5 administrative fee, (whichever is greater) will be deducted from
        the amount that was originally paid. A check will be issued within
        3 weeks.
     c. Credit to Credit Card Account - If the customer paid by credit
        card and would like a credit to his/her credit card account, a 20%
        or $5 administrative fee, (whichever is greater) will be deducted from
        the amount that was originally paid. A credit will be issued within
        3 weeks.
  3. REFUNDS WILL NOT BE GIVEN if requested less than 5 DAYS
     PRIOR TO THE FIRST SESSION OF THE PROGRAM. Individuals
     assume the risk of changes in health or personal schedules.




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                                                                                               EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

                                             CHILDCARE SERVICES                                                                                                    FACILITY/ROOM RENTAL SERVICES
                                             For more information regarding child care, please call (440) 580-3260.                                                (See below and on page 7 for more information on party packages etc…)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      HOURLY RATES
                                             Child Care is available at the Recreation Center for facility users and program                                                                  OCCUPANCY
                                                                                                                                                                           ROOM                                      (2 Hr. Min. Req.)
                                             participants. *Services are NOT available on Sundays or holidays.
                                                                                                                                                                                            w/tables & chairs    MEMBER        NON-MEMBER
                                             If you wish to use the Recreation Center Child Care Services, you must
                                                                                                                                                                   Aerobics Studio               30                $30              $50
                                             adhere to the following procedures:
                                                                                                                                                                   Activity Studio               30                $30              $50
                                                1. RESERVATIONS are strongly recommended at least 24 hours
                                                   in advance. Enrollment in a program does not guarantee Child                                                    Conference Room               50                $40              $60
                                                   Care reservations.                                                                                              Meeting Room                  50                $40              $60
                                               2. CAPACITY - 20 children per hour                                                                                  Party Room                    15                $35              $50
                                               3. COST - Pre-Paid Child Care Cards MUST be purchased in order to                                                                                (After Hours ONLY)
                                                  use the child care service. Cards will be left with Child Care Staff.                                            Auxiliary Gym                 N/A               $75              $125
                                                  See below.
                                                                                                                                                                   Main Gym                      N/A               $100             $150
                                               4. TIME LIMIT - Reservations can be made in the following time                                                      Activity Pool                 N/A               $200             $275
                                                  increments: 1/2 hour, 1 hour, 1 1/2 hours, 2 hours.
                                                                                                                                                                   Aquatic Center                N/A               $350             $500
                                               5. PARENTS must remain in the facility at all times while their children
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                                                  are in the childcare services.                                                                                   Competition Pool**            N/A               $175             $250

                                               6. LABEL all personal belongings, especially cups, bottles, and                                                     A deposit of $100 is due within 3 days of booking a rental. Deposits are
                                                  pacifiers. The childcare staff is not responsible for damaged, lost or                                           NON-REFUNDABLE if party is cancelled.
                                                  stolen belongings.                                                                                               Please plan on booking your party at least two weeks in advance.
                                                7 NO SICK children are permitted in the childcare services. The                                                    AFTER HOUR RENTALS - (Main Gym, Auxiliary Gym, Activity Pool,
                                                  staff CANNOT administer medication. Please do this prior to visiting                                             Competition Pool** and Aquatic Center)
                                                  the Center.
                                                                                                                                                                     1. MUST be requested at least 6 weeks in advance.
                                               8. NO MEALS are to be planned or prepared by the childcare staff. The
                                                  staff may serve snacks that you bring for your child. No gum please.                                               2. Pricing includes after hours staff.
                                                                                                                                                                     3. An After Hour Rental is a room or area that can only be rented
                                               9. PLEASE complete the necessary paperwork each time you use our
                                                                                                                                                                        after the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center is closed. (See pg. 1 for
                                                  childcare service.
                                                                                                                                                                        facility hours)
                                              10. CHECK-OUT - A photo I.D. must be shown each time a child is                                                      **Competition Pool - with the exception of the Strongsville High School
                                                  checked out. You must be at least 15 years old to check out a child.                                               Swim Team and the USA Swim Team. (Swim Strongsville)
                                              11. DIAPERS must be provided by parents.
                                                                                                                                                                   BASIC PARTY PACKAGE
                                             CHILDCARE FEES
                                                                                                                                                                   PARTY PACKAGES
                                                                                MEMBERS NON-MEMBERS
                                                                                                                                                                   Package Includes:
                                             10 hours ................................$15 ........................$30                                              • Room Rental for 3 hours • Use of facilities (Pools, Game area, and Gyms)
                                             (1/2 hour increments)
                                             20 hours..................................$30 ........................$60                                             Member: $120 + $3 per Non-Member*
                                             (1/2 hour increments)                                                                                                 Non-Member: $180 + $3 per Non-Member*
                                             Drop-In....................................$2/hour ................$4/hour
                                                                                                                                                                   *This charge is for ALL children and adults in attendance. Children ages 3
                                                                                                                                                                   and under are free.

                                                                                                                                                                   DELUXE PARTY PACKAGES
                                                                                                                                                                   Package Includes:
                                                                                                                                                                   • Room Rental for 3 hours • Use of facilities (Pools, Game area, and Gyms)
                                                                                                                                                                   • Sheet Pizza (Gina’s Pizza) • Pop
                                                                                                                                                                   • Dairy Queen Ice Cream Cake – flowers or balloons design
                                                                                                                                                                   • Plain paper plates, cups and napkins from pizza place

                                             TOT ROOM                                                                                                              RATES
                                                                                                                                                                     # of Guests           Member               Non-Member
                                             Mornings: 6 Months – 6 Years
                                             Evenings: 6 Months – 9 Years.                                                                                                15                $195                   $260
                                             Toys, games, coloring books and videos are available for use.                                                                30                $265                   $330
                                                                                                                                                                          45                $340                   $400
                                             Monday – Friday....................................................................8:30 am – 1:00 pm
                                             Monday – Thursday Evenings............................................5:00 pm – 8:30 pm                               THEME PARTY PACKAGES (Call for current themes & prices)
                                             Saturday ..................................................................................8:30 am – 12:00 noon       Package Includes: Deluxe party package • Themed plates, cups, and napkins
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                                                          Facility/Room Rental Services
                                                                                               THE EHRNFELT EVENT CENTER
                                                                                               Wedding Receptions • Holiday Parties • Themed Events
                                                                                               Corporate Meetings • Business Luncheons
                                                                                                        The Event Center is perfect for any special occasion
                                                                                               Please contact: Facility Rentals at 440-580-3270.

                                                                                               EVENT CENTER HOURLY RATES (*2 hour min.)
                                                                                                                               Member                             Non-Member
                                                                                               Room               Occupancy
                                                                                                                             Hourly Rate*                         Hourly Rate*
                                                                                               Whole Event Center    400         $125                                 $150
                                                                                               Half Event Center     200         $75                                  $100
                                                                                               Concession Stand      N/A      $60 flat rate                        $85 flat rate

                                                                                               EVENT CENTER PACKAGE RATES (Based on 12 hour block of time)
                                                                                               Room                     Occupancy                  Member         Non-Member
                                                                                               Whole Event Center            400                    $1100              $1400




                                                                                                                                                                                        Recreation Department Information/Services
                                                                                               Half Event Center             200                    $600               $900

                                                                                               EVENT CENTER OUTSIDE FOOD/CATERER CHARGE
                                                                                               (*Kitchen use includes use of dinnerware and appliances by caterer)
                                                                                               Time Frame                               Kitchen Use*          No Kitchen Use
                                                                                               12 Hour Block of Time (Flat Fee)              $1,000                   $600
                                                                                               Hourly Rate                                    $100                     $60
OLD TOWN HALL
                                                                                               Reservations – Please make your reservations at least 2 weeks in advance.
Newly renovated and updated, Old Town Hall provides a historical backdrop perfect
for your next party, shower, or meeting. The Hall offers two rooms each with                   Deposits – A deposit of $300 is required within three days of the reservation
comfortable seating for 64 people. Call 580-3270 to make your rental reservation.              to secure the rental agreement. Deposits are Non- Refundable due to cancellation.
                                                                                               Alcohol – The Event Center is the ONLY area designated for alcohol consumption.
Rental includes:
                                                                                               Parties serving alcohol are required to have a security guard. Alcohol permits are
 • An on-site supervisor                                                                       needed for events selling drinks or tickets including alcoholic beverages. There is
 • One-half hour for set-up, and one-half hour for tear down.                                  an additional charge for alcohol permits.
 • Kitchen use optional for additional fee.
 • Old Town Hall maintains the same hours of operation as the Ehrnfelt                         Security Guards – One security guard is required for those parties serving alcohol.
   Recreation Center (see page 1).                                                             This service will be arranged for you in cooperation with the Strongsville Police
                                                                                               Department. The fee for a Security Guard is $30 per hour (4 hour minimum).
 • Two hour rental minimum.
                                                                                               After Hours Supervisors – If the rental exceeds the Recreation Center’s open
Amenities include:                                                                             hours of business, you will be required to pay an additional charge for facility
 • Heating and air conditioning                                                                supervision, maintenance and utility costs. There will also be an additional cost if
 • Tables and chairs, stage area on 2nd floor                                                  your rental includes the use of the aquatic center to cover expenses for lifeguards
 • DSL line & cable on 1st floor, dishwasher, microwave oven, oven,                            on duty. The fee for this service is TBD per hour beginning 30 minutes before the
   stove, refrigerator, freezer, coffee maker, steamer and sink.                               building closes and lasting 1 hour past the time your event ends. Please contact
 • The Hall is handicap accessible.                                                            Sherri Rezac for further details.

A deposit is required within three days of the reservation to secure the rental                Cancellations – Cancellations must be made no less than two weeks in advance or
agreement. Deposits are non-refundable in the event of cancellation. Room                      refund will not be granted. Deposits are non-refundable.
deposit with kitchen use is $300. Deposit without kitchen use is $100.                         Overnight Rentals/Group Parties/After Proms – will enjoy the exclusive use of
Cancellations must be made no less than two weeks in advance or a refund will                  the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center after hours for their special events. The Package price
not be granted.                                                                                includes use of the Event Center (optional), Avenue, Concession Stand, Main Gym
                                                                                               (Basketball), Auxiliary Gym (Volleyball), The Aquatic Center (4 hours only/including
Alcohol is permitted. Alcohol is to be provided by the renter and an alcohol permit            the giant slide and diving boards), and the Locker Rooms. All groups must provide
is required.                                                                                   appropriate Adult Supervision in accordance to the group size.
A security guard is required for those serving alcohol. This will be arranged for              OVERNIGHT RENTAL RATES –
you in cooperation with the Strongsville Police Department. The fee for the guard
                                                                                               (10:00 pm - 5:00 am/including gyms, game room, Avenue,
is $30/hour (4 hour minimum).
                                                                                               locker room, concession area, and 4 hours in the pool)
                   Hourly        Kitchen       After         Package Rates                     With Event Center    $2,300
                   Rates           Use         Hours       (12 hr block of time)               Without Event Center $2,000
                 Fee Per Room      Flat Fee               Entire Hall (includes kitchen)
Member               $40            $75         $160                $900                       To reserve the Event Center for your next special event, please contact
Non-Member           $60            $100        $180                $1200                      Facility Rentals at 440-580-3270.



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                                                                                                                                        11. Strength Training and Cardio Exercise - Youth under 15 years of age
                                                                                                                                            are not permitted in the Strength Training and Cardio Exercise areas.
                                                                                                                                            There is a 30 minute maximum time limit on all Cardio
                                                                                                                                            Exercise equipment.
                                                                                                                                       12. Indoor Track - Youth 6-14 years of age must be accompanied by an
                                                                                                                                           adult (18 years or older).
                                                                                                                                       13. Changes in the recreation schedule may occur without notice.
                                                                                                                                           Current pool and gym schedules are available at the front desk.
                                                                                                                                       14. Public display of amorous affection is not permitted and will not
                                                                                                                                           be tolerated.
                                                                                                                                       15. Eating and drinking is PERMITTED in designated areas only.
                                                                                                                                       16. No spitting, chewing tobacco, or gum is permitted in the facility.
                                                                                                                                        17. Each area has individual guidelines for your safety and enjoyment.
                                                                                                                                            Please follow these guidelines.
                                             FACILITY GUIDELINES
                                             It is the intent of the Strongsville Recreation Department to offer facilities            18. The following activities are not permitted and will result in suspension,
                                             and programs that meet the high standards that the Strongsville community                     expulsion or termination of membership:
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                                             is entitled. Use of the facilities by families and citizens of all ages is strongly              a. Fighting
                                             encouraged. The following guidelines have been established to help                               b. Stealing
                                             operate and maintain the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center and to meet the goals                        c. Property Damage/Vandalism
                                             established by the Recreation Department. Please feel free to comment on                         d. Loitering (inside or outside of facility)
                                             any problems you may have and to report any acts conducted by individuals                        e. Disorderly Conduct
                                             or groups that jeopardize or intimidate the users of the facility.                               f. Horseplay
                                                                                                                                              g. Littering
                                               1. Current membership, daily guest fee, or enrollment in a program is                          h. Profanity
                                                  required to gain access to the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center.
                                                                                                                                       19. We recommend that any individual involved in strenuous activity carry
                                               2. Only scuff-resistant shoes are allowed in the activity areas of the
                                                                                                                                           appropriate identification in case of an emergency.
                                                  building. Dark soled running shoes, turf shoes, spiked shoes,
                                                  street shoes, shoes with rollers (“Heely’s”) and any other                           20. To respect our senior members, do not park in the Senior Center lot
                                                  types of shoes which mark the floors, especially the gymnasium                           until after 5:00 pm.
                                                  and aerobics floors, are absolutely prohibited. Muddy or dirty
                                                  shoes are not permitted. Participants are asked to please change                      21. For the safety, health and welfare of all members and patrons, proper
                                                  into a separate, clean pair of shoes for their indoor recreational                        swim attire is required when using all of the pools in the Aquatic
                                                  use. Shoes are required to be worn at all times while in the                              Center, including participation in Learn to Swim classes. Questions
                                                  facility (except locker rooms, pool area, or at the discretion of                         concerning proper swim attire should be addressed with the Aquatic
                                                  a program leader.)                                                                        Center personnel.
                                                                                                                                            The following are prohibited:
                                               3. The Ehrnfelt Recreation Center is a smoke-free facility by
                                                                                                                                               a. Clothing that could contribute to entrapment and inhibit life
                                                  city ordinance.
                                                                                                                                                  saving measures: loose fitting clothing; heavy garments; cut-offs;
                                               4. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/                                 and jean shorts.
                                                  guardian in all areas of the facility unless they are participating in an                    b. Clothing worn for workout or other purposes prior to using the
                                                  organized program or activity.                                                                  Aquatic Center.
                                               5. No pets allowed except those assisting a person with a disability or                 22. No concealed guns or weapons allowed on these premises.
                                                  if a special program, (i.e. obedience class, dog show), is scheduled.
                                                                                                                                       23. The Strongsville Recreation Department staff reserves the right to add,
                                               6. The Strongsville Recreation Department and the Ehrnfelt
                                                                                                                                           amend or delete rules as necessary.
                                                  Recreation Center are not responsible for lost or stolen articles.
                                                  It is strongly recommended that all belongings are placed in a locker                PLEASE NOTE - Participation in any physical activity has possible inherent
                                                  and secured with a personal lock. Please do not bring valuables                      and unforeseen risks which include injury or death. Anyone using any of
                                                  into the facility. Locks can be purchased at the front desk.                         the City of Strongsville Recreation Facilities must be aware of this fact,
                                               7. Children 4 years of age or older may not use the locker room of                      assume the risks and be responsible for taking proper precautions.
                                                  the opposite sex. Please use the family changing rooms.                              Precautions to be taken before participating in an activity offered
                                               8. Spa - Youth under 15 years of age are not permitted in the spa.                      by the city or at any of its facilities include:
                                                                                                                                       • A physician’s examination and health clearance
                                               9. Sauna & Steam - Youth under 15 years of age are not permitted in                     • Adequate knowledge of skills
                                                  the Sauna and Steam Room.                                                            • Proper training procedures
                                              10. Youth Strength Training Room - Ages 12-15. Only those that have                      • Knowledge of all rules and regulations of all City of Strongsville
                                                  taken and passed the “Introduction to Youth Strength Training” class                   Recreation Facilities
                                                  will be permitted to use this area.



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COMMUNITY HEALTH & WELLNESS               Southwest General Community Nurse, Laurie Pfahler, RN


* Additional programs are offered monthly.
  Office hours vary on a daily basis. Please                                                                               Laurie Pfahler, RN
  check the monthly Community Nurse                                                                                        Phone: (440) 816-4031
  calendar at the Main Desk for further details.


                                        *Please note: these programs do not require a registration, unless indicated.
  **Additional programs are offered monthly. ***Please check the monthly Community Nurse Program calendar at the main information desk for further details.


WELLNESS CLINICS                                                                           SEPTEMBER cont.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING                                                                   TUESDAYS WITH LAURIE (Senior Center) cont.
Did you know that nearly one in three adults in the United States have                     Advance Directives/ Tuesday, November 8                      10:30 am
high blood pressure? Because there are no symptoms, nearly one-third                       Communicating End
of these people do not even know that they have it. Uncontrolled high                      of Life Wishes
blood pressure can lead to stroke, heart attack or kidney failure. This is why             It is difficult to think about making plans for our own death. Yet, it is even more
high blood pressure is often called the “silent killer.” The only way to tell if you       difficult for our loved ones to make decisions for us, in the event we cannot,




                                                                                                                                                                                       Community Health & Wellness
have high blood pressure is to have your blood pressure checked. Please check              without our guidance. Join us for a discussion about living wills, advanced directives
the Community Nurse Calendar for additional dates and times.                               and the legalities of these documents. Chris Cameron LISW from SWGH will be
                                                                                           able to answer your questions, provide actual documents to fill out and can provide
1st Monday of every month 7:00 - 9:30 am                                                   examples of when these documents are needed.
3rd Tuesday of every month 10:30 am - 1:00 pm                                              Fees: Free
Fees: Free                                                                                 Medications              Tuesday, December 13             10:30 am
                                                                                           Made Easy
DIABETES SCREENING                                                                         A pharmacist from Southwest General will join us to discuss some common
The incidence of Diabetes is on the rise. Some diabetes symptoms include                   medications, then answer any specific questions you may have about your
frequent urination, excessive thirst, extreme hunger, unusual weight loss,                 own medications.
increased fatigue, irritability and blurry vision. Educational literature will be          Fees: Free
available. No appointment necessary. Please check the Community Nurse
Calendar for additional dates and times.
                                                                                           OCTOBER
3rd Tuesday of every month 10:30 - 11:30 am
                                                                                           IMPROVING YOUR BALANCE
Fees: Free                                                                                 Feeling off balance or having issues with vertigo? Don't let your fear of falling keep
                                                                                           you at home. Come out and to this informative presentation and meet a balance
SEPTEMBER                                                                                  therapist to find out if the newest program in balance training and treatment of
                                                                                           vertigo will help you. Registration required.
OSTEOPOROSIS SCREENING                                                                     Ages: 50 & over             Fees: Free
Osteoporosis affects more than 28 million Americans. Free Bone Mineral Density
(BMD) screening tests can measure the amount of bone in different parts of the             3800.880                    Tuesday, October 4                 10:00 am
skeleton and can help predict the risk of future fractures.
                                                                                           HEALTHY WINTER SKIN
Wednesday, Sept. 28               7:30 - 9:30 am on the Avenue                             Get your skin ready for the weather that comes along with fall and winter!
Wednesday, Sept. 28               10:00 am - 12:00 pm in the Senior Center                 Southwest General Hospital’s pharmacy department will be here to discuss and
Wednesday, Nov. 9                 6:00 - 7:30 pm                                           show pictures of common weather related rashes and share over the counter
                                                                                           remedies to help you identify and treat them. This is one program your skin can
Fees: Free
                                                                                           not go without! Registration required at the Senior Center front desk.
TUESDAYS WITH LAURIE (Senior Center)                                                       Ages: 50 & over             Fees: Free
Come and meet with Southwest General’s Community Nurse Laurie Pfahler as
she presents a variety of health related programs on the second Tuesday of every           3800.882                    Thursday, October 13               10:00 am
month at 10:30 am. All Ehrnfelt Recreation members are MORE than welcome to
attend these FREE and INFORMATIVE talks.
                                                                                           NOVEMBER
Changing Roles             Tuesday, September 13       10:30 am                            TURKEY TALK
Come listen to Andrea Sonnie, LIPC from Oakview speak about changing roles and
relationships throughout the lifecycle.                                                    Wondering what to eat at all those family gatherings that occur in November and
Fees: Free                                                                                 December? Come and learn what to eat and what not to eat during your holiday
                                                                                           celebrations. This informative talk will discuss cholesterol, fat and nutritional health.
Breast Health             Tuesday, October 11            10:30 am                          Discussion will be presented by Southwest General Hospital. Registration required
Come listen to Lyn Jan, RN Breast Pt Navigator for Southwest General talk about            at the Senior Center front desk.
the history and importance of breast health, the symptoms of and how to prevent
breast cancer.                                                                             Ages: 50 & over             Fees: Free
Fees: Free                                                                                 3800.883                    Thursday, November 17              10:00 am
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                                                          AQUATIC PROGRAMS                    Aquatic Supervisor, Robin Meczka




                                                        PLEASE SHOWER BEFORE USING THE AQUATIC CENTER FACILITIES.
                                                        NO FOOD OR GLASS CONTAINERS PERMITTED IN AQUATIC CENTER.
                                                  Swim diapers are required for all non toilet trained children and children prone to potty accidents.
                                                          Swim diapers are available for FREE at the front desk and in the aquatic center.
                                  For more information on Learn-to-Swim programs, or if your child has any special needs, please contact Robin Meczka at 580-3260.

                   YOUTH LEARN-TO-SWIM REGISTRATION SCHEDULE                                                                       THE AQUATIC CENTER WILL BE CLOSED ON THE
                   Begins Mon. – Aug. 1 ........Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Members ..............9:00 am - 9:00 pm                       FOLLOWING DATES & TIMES.
                   Mon. – Aug. 8........................Residents* & Members ............................Until 4:00 pm Sun.        *Mon., Aug. 22 - Sept. 5 ..........CLOSED ............................Annual Maintenance
                   Tues. – Aug. 9 ......................Open (if spots available)........................9:00 am - 9:00 pm         *Aquatic Center will re-open – Sept. 6.
                                                                                                                                   Saturday..........Nov. 5 ................8:00 am - 8:00 pm..........USA Swim Meet
                   *Must show proof of residency (ex: utility bill)
                   Please see guidelines for program registration listed on pages 4 and 5 of this bulletin.                        Sunday............Nov. 6 ................9:00 am - 5:00 pm..........USA Swim Meet
                   PLEASE NOTE:                                                                                                    Sunday............Nov. 13 ..............8:00 am - 5:00 pm..........Special Olympics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Swim Meet
                   • Children under the age of 4, or those wearing a coast guard approved
                     life jacket, must be within arms reach of an adult, 18 years or older in                                      Thursday ........Nov. 24 ..............CLOSED ............................Thanksgiving
                     a swimsuit at all times.                                                                                      Wednesday....Dec. 7..................5:00 - 10:00 pm ..............High School Swim Meet
Aquatic Programs




                                                                                                                                   Wednesday....Dec. 14................5:00 - 10:00 pm ..............High School Swim Meet
                   • Children 4 years of age and older may not use the locker room of the
                     opposite sex. Please use the Family Changing Rooms.                                                           Wednesday....Dec. 21................5:00 - 10:00 pm ..............High School Swim Meet
                                                                                                                                   Saturday..........Dec. 24 ..............Close at 12:30 pm ..........Christmas Eve
                   • Children 6 years of age and under must be in visual contact of an adult,                                      Sunday............Dec. 25 ..............CLOSED ............................Christmas Day
                     18 years or older at all times.
                                                                                                                                   Saturday..........Dec. 31................Close at 4:30 pm ............New Years Eve
                   • Children under the age of 12 must have an adult, 18 years or older in the                                     Sunday............Jan. 1 ..................CLOSED ............................New Years Day
                     Aquatic Center at all times unless participating in an aquatic program.                                       (The Steam Room, Sauna & Spa will be closed during all Swim Meets.)

                   ALTERNATIVE SWIM WEAR
                   For the safety, health and welfare of all members and patrons, proper swim attire is required when using all of the pools in the Aquatic Center, including participation in Learn
                   to Swim classes. The following are prohibited: 1. Clothing that could contribute to entrapment and inhibit life saving measures: loose fitting clothing; heavy
                   garments; cut-offs; and jean shorts. 2. Clothing worn for workout or other purposes prior to using the Aquatic Center. Questions concerning proper
                   swimwear should be addressed with the Aquatic Center personnel.

                   LEARN-TO-SWIM REGISTRATION AND POLICIES                                                                         HOLDS
                   REGISTRATION INFORMATION                                                                                        A HOLD spot is a roster spot reserved for a student in the previous Learn-To-Swim session
                                                                                                                                   within a season. There are no HOLD spots for those enrolled in Winter classes who wish to
                   Individuals may enroll in any open class listed in the bulletin.                                                enroll in a Spring/Summer class, Spring/Summer to Fall or Fall to Winter. There will be
                   If your child has any special needs or problems, it would be helpful if you would                               several HOLD spots for each class, preschool and Level 1-6 during a session.
                   inform the instructor/Aquatic Supervisors, on the first day of class, so they can                               A HOLD cannot be filled until the class from the previous session has
                   better work with your child.                                                                                    been completed.
                   If the class is full, you may ask the front desk staff to add your name to the wait list in                     A HOLD spot will be reserved for those enrolled in a previous session until 8:00 pm on
                   the computer.                                                                                                   the last day of class at which time they will be open to the public. Each student must
                                                                                                                                   provide an Ehrnfelt Recreation Skill Sheet with the date/time and instructor’s name from
                   AQUATIC WAIT LIST
                                                                                                                                   the last class enrolled in to register for a HOLD spot.
                   The main purpose of the wait list book is to determine if there is a need to add additional
                   classes. On occasion if there are openings in classes, or if we have the ability to add                         LEARN-TO-SWIM RULES
                   additional instructors, we will call those who have their name in the wait list book.                           Swim participants and their parents must adhere to the rules of the Aquatic Center and the
                   • Having a name on the wait list does not guarantee that you will receive a                                     following rules specific to Learn-to-Swim.
                     phone call or a spot in a class.                                                                              • THE PIRATE SHIP AREA WILL BE CLOSED DURING ALL LEARN-TO-
                   • It is your responsibility to call the front desk at the end of a session to see if                              SWIM CLASSES.
                     any spots have opened up. Many times children are transferred to other classes                                • In order to provide an environment which is free of any potential distractions, with the
                     or decide not to take a class which results in spots becoming available. The                                    exception of Preschool classes, parents are required to stay behind the red cones,
                     aquatic supervisors will not check the wait list book until a few days before the                               and not sit directly in front of the classes in progress. You may wait in the bleachers
                     start of a new session with the intent of trying to fill spots that are still open.                             to watch the classes, the vending area, or behind the cones.
                   • Please be aware that when phone calls are made to those on the wait list,                                     Spectators may choose to be barefoot or wear sandals (flip flops) on the deck. No street
                     registration is on a first come basis no matter what number you are on the wait                               sandals, shoes, or boots are permitted for safety and sanitary reasons. Your cooperation in
                     list. This is only a courtesy call letting you know that at that particular time,                             this is appreciated.
                     there are openings in the class if you still wish to sign up. It does not mean that a
                     spot is being held for you and the spot(s) may be filled by the time you call back.
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YOUTH LEARN-TO-SWIM INFORMATION (Infants to Advanced Preschool)

      LEVEL                                                   REQUIREMENTS                               SKILLS TAUGHT

      Infants                                                 Ages: 6-18 months                          Water adjustment, underwater exploration, swimming readiness,
                                                              Parent must accompany                      parental involvement, water safety.
                                                              child in the water.

      Toddlers                                                Ages: 18-36 months                         A continuation and refinement of infant skills, combined stroke on
                                                              Parent must accompany                      front and back, bobbing and breathing.
                                                              child in the water.

      Preschool I                                             Ages: 3-5                                  Continuation of Infant and Toddler program geared towards child
                                                              Parent must accompany                      being able to propel themselves through the water without support
                                                              child in the water.                        as well as float unsupported.

      Preschool II                                            Ages: 3-5                                  Continuation of Preschool I program. Child is comfortable in the
                                                              Parent must accompany child                water and is beginning to swim unsupported. Child will learn to
                                                              in the water. Child must be                float unsupported on front and back with ease. Child will also learn
                                                              comfortable with face in the water         to swim from wall to parent with face in water.
                                                              and float unsupported on front
                                                              and back for at-least 6 seconds.


      Advanced Preschool                                      Ages: 3-5 years                            Must be able to swim in deep water. Child will learn how to
      (All children will be water tested                      Parent does NOT accompany                  swim more comfortably by his/herself longer distances. Possible
      during the first class. If child is                     child in water. Child must be              progression through Level 1, 2,& 3 of the Learn-to-Swim Program.
      unable to perform the required                          comfortable with face in the




                                                                                                                                                                                         Aquatic Programs
      skills, they will be transferred to                     water, float unsupported on
      the appropriate class with a                            front and back and swim a
      parent in the water.)                                   distance of 5 feet unsupported.

         LEARN-TO-SWIM PROGRAMS – (For Learn-To-Swim registration information see page 10) For more information on
             Learn-to-Swim programs, or if your child has any special needs, please contact Robin Meczka at 580-3260.
INFANTS (with parent)                                                                              TODDLERS (with parent)
Ages: 6-18 months                    Class Limit: 8                  8 Classes                     Ages: 18-36 months                   Class Limit: 8                8 Classes
Daytime Classes:                                                                                   Daytime Classes:
1101.801                             Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6      10:15 - 10:45 am              1102.801                             Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    10:15 - 10:45 am
1101.802                             Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3     10:15 - 10:45 am              1102.802                             Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   10:15 - 10:45 am
1101.803                             Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*     10:15 - 10:45 am              1102.803                             Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   10:15 - 10:45 am
*No class 11/24                                                                                    *No class 11/24
Weekend Classes:                                                                                   Evening Classes:
1101.861                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*             9:00 - 9:30 am                1102.831                             Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    5:30 - 6:00 pm
1101.862                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*             12:00 - 12:30 pm              1102.832                             Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   5:30 - 6:00 pm
                                                                                                   1102.833                             Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   5:30 - 6:00 pm
*No class 11/5
                                                                                                   *No class 11/24
Fees:                                          8 Classes
Members ............................................$30                                            Weekend Classes:
Non Members/Residents ..............$40                                                            1102.861                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*           9:30 - 10:00 am
Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$50                                                                  1102.862                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*           9:45 - 10:15 am
                                                                                                   1102.863                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*           12:00 - 12:30 pm
                                                                                                   *No class 11/5
                                                                                                   Fees:                                          8 Classes
                                                                                                   Members ............................................$30
                                                                                                   Non Members/Residents ..............$40
                                                                                                   Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$50



                                                                                                     For more information on Learn-to-Swim programs, or if your child
                                                                                                      has any special needs, please contact Robin Meczka at 580-3260.

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                   PRESCHOOL I (with parent)
                   Ages: 3-5 years     Class Limit: 8                8 Classes                  Ages: 3-5 years                      Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Daytime Classes:                                                             Weekend Classes:
                   1103.801            Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    11:00 - 11:30 am           1103.861                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   9:00 - 9:30 am
                   1103.802            Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   11:00 - 11:30 am           1103.862                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   10:30 - 11:00 am
                   1103.803            Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   11:00 - 11:30 am           1103.863                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   12:30 - 1:00 pm
                   *No class 11/24                                                              *No class 11/5
                   Evening Classes:                                                             Fees:                                          8 Classes
                   1103.831            Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    6:00 - 6:30 pm             Members ............................................$30
                   1103.832            Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   6:00 - 6:30 pm             Non Members/Residents ..............$40
                   1103.833            Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   6:00 - 6:30 pm             Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$50
                   *No class 11/24


                   PRESCHOOL II (Parent must be in the water)
                   Ages: 3-5 years     Class Limit: 8                8 Classes                  Ages: 3-5 years                      Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Daytime Classes:                                                             Weekend Classes:
                   1104.801            Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    11:45 am - 12:15 pm        1104.861                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   9:00 - 9:30 am
                   1104.802            Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   11:45 am - 12:15 pm        1104.862                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   11:15 - 11:45 am
                   1104.803            Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   11:45 am - 12:15 pm
                                                                                                *No class 11/5
                   *No class 11/24
                                                                                                Fees:                                          8 Classes
                   Evening Classes:                                                             Members ............................................$30
                   1104.831            Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    6:30 - 7:00 pm             Non Members/Residents ..............$40
                   1104.832            Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   6:30 - 7:00 pm             Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$50
                   1104.833            Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   6:30 - 7:00 pm
Aquatic Programs




                   *No class 11/24



                   ADVANCED PRESCHOOL (without Parent)
                   Ages: 3-5 years     Class Limit: 6                8 Classes                  Weekend Classes:
                                                                                                1105.861                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   9:30 - 10:00 am
                   Daytime Classes:                                                             1105.862                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   12:00 - 12:30 pm
                   1105.801            Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    12:30 - 1:00 pm
                   1105.802            Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   12:30 - 1:00 pm            *No class 11/5
                   1105.803            Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   12:30 - 1:00 pm
                                                                                                Fees:                                          8 Classes
                   *No class 11/24                                                              Members ............................................$30
                                                                                                Non Members/Residents ..............$40
                                                                                                Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$50




                         Looking for
                          PRIVATE
                           SWIM
                          LESSONS
                        Look no further then
                         here. Private swim
                        lessons are available
                       to anyone. Please see
                          page 15 for more
                            information.




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YOUTH LEARN-TO-SWIM INFORMATION (Level One to Level Six – Ages: 5 & over)
 LEVEL                           REQUIREMENTS                                          SKILLS TAUGHT
 LEVEL ONE:                      None                                                 Buoyancy and breath control, unsupported floating and kicking on
 Water Exploration                                                                    front and back, introduction to front crawl stroke, swim unsupported
                                                                                      10 feet, water safety.
 LEVEL TWO:                      Passed Level One or can swim ten            Introduction to rhythmic breathing, combined stroke on front and back
 Primary Skills                  feet unsupported                            5 yards, turning over front to back, back to front, water safety, intro to
                                                                             deep water skills.
 LEVEL THREE:                    Passed Level Two or can swim 5 yds. on back Elementary backstroke 10 yds., jumping into deep water level off
 Stroke Readiness                and front and do rhythmic breathing         and swim, diving from side of pool (kneeling & compact), treading
                                                                             water, deep water bobs, water safety, front crawl 10 yds. with rhythmic
                                                                             breathing, back crawl 10 yds., dolphin kick, and breast stroke kick.
 LEVEL FOUR A:                   Passed Level Three or can do 10 yds. of              Deep water bobbing, dives from the side of the pool from kneeling
 Stroke Development              elementary backstroke, back crawl, front             and standing position, breaststroke 25 yds., turns at the wall, tread water
                                 crawl w/breathing, dolphin kick                      2 min., dolphin kick, water safety, feet first surface dive, and scissor kick.
 LEVEL FOUR B:                   Passed Level Four A or can do 25 yds.                Perfect front crawl, back crawl, elementary backstroke and
 Stroke Development              of front crawl w/rhythmic breathing, back            breaststroke. Learn sidestroke and complete butterfly, sculling,
                                 crawl, elementary backstroke, breaststroke,          stride jump, and survival floating.
                                 dolphin kick
 LEVEL FIVE:                     Passed Level Four or can do 25 yds. back           Alternate breathing, swimming under water, open turns on front and
 Stroke Refinement               crawl, front crawl, 10 yds of breast, side stroke, back, diving safely and progression from board, front crawl, back crawl,
                                 elementary backstroke, dive and do deep            sidestroke and breaststroke 50 yds., and butterfly 25 yds., water safety.
                                 water bobbing




                                                                                                                                                                       Aquatic Programs
 NEW RED CROSS:                  Must have passed old Level 6 Skills proficiency      You will refine all strokes so you can swim with ease over greater
 LEVEL SIX:                      or be able to swim front crawl, back crawl           distances. Learn how to use training equipment for competition
 Fitness Swimming                at least 50 yds., elementary backstroke,             or fitness.
 (Age 8 & older)                 breaststroke, sidestroke, and butterfly at least
 or                              25 yds., shallow dive from side of pool, flip         You will refine all strokes so you can swim with ease over greater
                                 turns on front and back, tread water 2 min.,          distances. Learn survival skills and self-rescue techniques while clothed
 Personal Water Safety           and swim underwater 15 yds.
 (Age 8 & older)                                                                       and with lifejackets. Basic safety rules for open water and for boating.

 or
                                                                                       You will refine all strokes so you can swim with ease over greater
 Lifeguard Readiness                                                                   distances. Learn basic lifeguarding skills and rescues to help you
 (Age 10 & older)                                                                      become ready for lifeguard training. (Must be 15 years of age to
                                                                                       take lifeguard training).



LEVEL 1 – WATER EXPLORATION (No previous swimming experience is necessary.)
Ages: 5 & over       Class Limit: 8                8 Classes                        Ages: 5 & over                       Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
Evening Classes:                                                                    Weekend Classes:
1201.831             Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    5:10 - 6:00 pm                   1201.861                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   10:10 - 11:00 am
1201.832             Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6    6:10 - 7:00 pm                   1201.862                             Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   11:10 am - 12:00 pm
1201.833             Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   5:10 - 6:00 pm
1201.834             Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3   6:10 - 7:00 pm                   *No class 11/5
1201.835             Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   5:10 - 6:00 pm                   Fees:                                          8 Classes
1201.836             Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*   6:10 - 7:00 pm                   Members ............................................$45
*No class 11/24                                                                     Non Members/Residents ..............$55
                                                                                    Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$65




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                   LEVEL 2 – PRIMARY SKILLS
                   Ages: 5 & over           Class Limit: 8                   8 Classes                      Ages: 5 & over            Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Evening Classes:                                                                         Weekend Classes:
                   1202.831                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       5:10 - 6:00 pm                 1202.861                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   10:10 - 11:00 am
                   1202.832                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       6:10 - 7:00 pm                 1202.862                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   11:10 am - 12:00 pm
                   1202.833                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      5:10 - 6:00 pm                 1202.863                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   12:10 - 1:00 pm
                   1202.834                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      6:10 - 7:00 pm
                   1202.835                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      5:10 - 6:00 pm                 *No class 11/5
                   1202.836                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      6:10 - 7:00 pm
                   *No class 11/24
                   Fees: 8 Classes    Members ..........$45   Non-Members/Residents ..........$55   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$65



                   LEVEL 3 – STROKE READINESS
                   Ages: 5 & over           Class Limit: 8                   8 Classes                      Ages: 5 & over            Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Evening Classes:                                                                         Weekend Classes:
                   1203.831                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       5:10 - 6:00 pm                 1203.861                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   10:10 - 11:00 am
                   1203.832                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       6:10 - 7:00 pm                 1203.862                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   11:10 am - 12:00 pm
                   1203.833                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      5:10 - 6:00 pm
                   1203.834                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      6:10 - 7:00 pm                 *No class 11/5
                   1203.835                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      5:10 - 6:00 pm
                   1203.836                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      6:10 - 7:00 pm
                   *No class 11/24
                   Fees: 8 Classes    Members ..........$45   Non-Members/Residents ..........$55   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$65
Aquatic Programs




                   LEVEL 4 A – STROKE DEVELOPMENT
                   Ages: 5 & over           Class Limit: 8                   8 Classes                      Ages: 5 & over            Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Evening Classes:                                                                         Weekend Classes:
                   1204.831                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       5:10 - 6:00 pm                 1204.861                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   9:10 - 10:00 am
                   1204.832                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      6:10 - 7:00 pm                 1204.862                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   11:10 am - 12:00 pm
                   1204.833                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      6:10 - 7:00 pm
                                                                                                            *No class 11/5
                   *No class 11/24


                   Fees: 8 Classes    Members ..........$45   Non-Members/Residents ..........$55   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$65


                   LEVEL 4 B – STROKE DEVELOPMENT
                   Ages: 5 & over           Class Limit: 8                   8 Classes                      Ages: 5 & over            Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Evening Classes:                                                                         Weekend Classes:
                   1204.834                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       6:10 - 7:00 pm                 1204.863                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   10:10 - 11:00 am
                   1204.835                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      5:10 - 6:00 pm
                   1204.836                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      5:10 - 6:00 pm                 *No class 11/5

                   *No class 11/24


                   Fees: 8 Classes    Members ..........$45   Non-Members/Residents ..........$55   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$65


                   LEVEL 5 – STROKE REFINEMENT
                   Ages: 5 & over           Class Limit: 8                   8 Classes                      Ages: 5 & over            Class Limit: 8        8 Classes
                   Evening Classes:                                                                         Weekend Classes:
                   1205.831                 Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6       5:10 - 6:00 pm                 1205.861                  Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   10:10 - 11:00 am
                   1205.832                 Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3      5:10 - 6:00 pm
                   1205.833                 Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*      5:10 - 6:00 pm                 *No class 11/5

                   *No class 11/24
                   Fees: 8 Classes    Members ..........$45   Non-Members/Residents ..........$55   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$65

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LEVEL 6 – SKILLS PROFICIENCY
Ages: 8 & over                       Class Limit: 10                   8 Classes                 Weekend Class:
                                                                                                 1206.861                              Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*   9:10 - 10:00 am
Classes are 80% stroke skill proficiency and endurance, and 20% personal
water safety.                                                                                    *No class 11/5
PERSONAL WATER SAFETY                                                                            Fees:                                          8 Classes
Work on perfecting strokes along with learning safety skills. Strokes, turns,                    Members ............................................$45
and survival skills will be taught.                                                              Non Members/Residents ..............$55
                                                                                                 Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$65



                                                                  ADDITIONAL AQUATIC PROGRAMS
DIVING
Participants will learn basic elements of diving from the deck and from the
springboard. Those who have progressed beyond basic diving skills and are
ready for more advanced skills will be introduced to intermediate diving skills
and the high dive.
Ages: 8 & over                       Class Limit: 12                   8 Classes
Weekend Classes:
1208.861   Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*                       11:10 am - 12:00 pm    Beginner
1209.861   Sat – 9/24 - 11/19*                       12:10 - 1:00 pm        Intermediate
*No class 11/5
Fees:                                          8 Classes
Members ............................................$55
Non Members/Residents ..............$65




                                                                                                                                                                                        Aquatic Programs
Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$75
                                                                                                 PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS
ENDURANCE TRAINING                                                                               Private swim lessons are available to anyone. Please contact the Aquatic Supervisor,
Work on perfecting skills along with how to use these skills in achieving a higher               Robin Meczka or Michelle D’Alessandro to sign up for lessons. Lessons are
level of fitness. This class will work on both competitive and non-competitive                   scheduled based on the availability of instructors. Private lessons are not taught
strokes along with endurance training.                                                           during our regularly scheduled Learn to Swim classes. Additional information,
                                                                                                 including fees, is available at the front desk.
Ages: 8 & over                       Class Limit: 20                   8 Classes
Evening Classes:                                                                                 HOME SCHOOL SWIM PROGRAMS
1207.831                             Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 10/6        6:00 - 7:00 pm
1207.832                             Tues & Thurs – 10/11 - 11/3       6:00 - 7:00 pm            Designed for the child that is home schooled.
1207.833                             Tues & Thurs – 11/8 - 12/6*       6:00 - 7:00 pm            Ages: 5 & over                       Class Limit: 8         7 Classes
*No class 11/24
                                                                                                 LEVEL 1 & LEVEL 2 COMBINED – Daytime Classes:
Fees: Members ....$45 Non-Members/Residents ....$55                                              5901.801             Mon – 9/12 - 10/24       11:10 am - 12:00 pm
      Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$65                                                          5901.802             Mon – 10/31 - 12/12      11:10 am - 12:00 pm
                                                                                                 LEVEL 3 – Daytime Classes:
                                                                                                 5901.803              Mon – 9/12 - 10/24                    12:10 - 1:00 pm
                               ADAPTED AQUATICS                                                  5901.804              Mon – 10/31 - 12/12                   12:10 - 1:00 pm
                                                                                                 LEVEL 4 – Daytime Classes:
 ADAPTIVE SWIM LESSONS                                                                           5901.805              Mon – 9/12 - 10/24                    1:10 - 2:00 pm
The Strongsville Recreation Department is offering adaptive swim lessons                         5901.806              Mon – 10/31 - 12/12                   1:10 - 2:00 pm
with Beth Lattime. She is an intervention specialist with 20 years of swim                       LEVEL 5 – Daytime Classes:
instruction experience and a Master’s degree in Special Education.                               5901.807              Mon – 9/12 - 10/24                    2:10 - 3:00 pm
                                                                                                 5901.808              Mon – 10/31 - 12/12                   2:10 - 3:00 pm
Each lesson will include an initial assessment in order to develop
customized lesson plans. Lessons will either be 1 instructor: 1 participant                      Fees:                                          7 Classes
                                                                                                 Members ............................................$39
or 1 instructor: 2 participants dependent upon the needs of your child or
                                                                                                 Non Members ..................................$48
teen. For classes with two individuals, pairings will be determined based                        Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$57
upon each participant’s swim ability, age, behavior temperament, and
disability parameters. Participants will receive four half hour lessons on
Monday evenings between 5:30 - 8:00pm.                                                           ADULT SWIM LESSONS
                                                                                                 Ages: 15 & over                      8 Classes
Session I           Monday – 9/12 - 10/17
                                                                                                 1410.831                             Tues – 10/11 - 11/29   7:15 - 8:00 pm
Fees:                                                                                            Fees: Members ....$55 Non-Members/Residents ....$65
$108 - $188 (based on individual needs and member status)                                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$75
Call 440-580-3260 x5296 or email ebethann@yahoo.com
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                                                                                              ADDITIONAL AQUATIC PROGRAMS cont.
                   ARTHRITIS AQUATIC PROGRAM                                                                                                                 AQUAFIT
                   Recreational class taught by a certified instructor. Individuals will use gentle                                                          Enjoy a class in 3-4 feet of water for all levels of fitness with a little bit of everything…
                   movements to help increase range of motion while decreasing stiffness and pain.                                                           you’ll build your cardiovascular endurance, increase your muscular strength, and
                                                                                                                                                             enhance flexibility. This 55 minute class is set to exhilarating music with 5 minutes
                   Class Limit: 30                           27 Classes                                                                                      of open time. Noodles and aqua dumbbells provided.
                   Daytime Classes:                                                                                                                          Ages: 15 & over                        Class Limit: 30                                         40 Classes
                   See Arthritis Program     Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 12/15*                                      10:30 - 11:30 am
                   Recplex Pass below                                                                                                                        Daytime Classes:
                   for class number and fee.                                                                                                                 See Water Exercise                     Mon, Wed & Fri – 9/12 - 12/16*                          9:30 - 10:30 am
                                                                                                                                                             Recplex Pass below for
                   *No class 11/23, 11/24, 11/25, 12/22 - 1/2 or on Strongsville City School                                                                 class number and fee.
                   snow days.
                                                                                                                                                             NO EVENING AQUAFIT (SHALLOW WATER) CLASSES OFFERED.
                   ARTHRITIS LOW INTENSITY WATER EXERCISE                                                                                                    *No class 11/23, 11/24, 11/25, 12/22 - 1/2 or on Strongsville City School
                   Recreational class taught by a certified instructor. Individuals will use low to moderate                                                 snow days.
                   intensity movements in order to improve muscular strength, help increase range of
                   motion while decreasing stiffness and pain and increase endurance with a minimum
                   risk of injury. Good posture and proper body mechanics will be stressed. Program                                                          DEEP WATER WORKOUT
                   will take place in the lap pool at the 4-1/2 foot end using a buoyancy belt.                                                              No swimming here...You’ll remain vertical with the use of a flotation belt in an
                   Participants should have functional and relatively comfortable shoulder and elbow                                                         exciting, powerful format. Feet will remain suspended during the entire class making
                   motion; be able to tolerate 15 minutes standing or walking on land without excessive                                                      the workout totally non-impact. Aqua dumbbells, noodles and the flotation belt are
                   pain, fatigue or shortness of breath. Participants may enter the pool via the ladder or                                                   all provided. Careful sequencing and expertly paced intervals will assure the water
                   the lift chair.                                                                                                                           truly is your “wet fat-burning lab” for 55 minutes with a 5 minute cool down.
                   Class Limit: 15                           27 Classes                                                                                      Daytime Classes:
                                                                                                                                                             See Water Exercise                      Mon, Wed & Fri                    10:30 - 11:30 am               40 Classes
                   Daytime Classes:                                                                                                                          Recplex Pass below for                  9/12 - 12/16*
Aquatic Programs




                   See Arthritis Program     Tues & Thurs – 9/13 - 12/15*                                      9:45 - 10:15 am                               class number and fee.
                   Recplex Pass below
                   for class number and fee.                                                                                                                 *No class 11/23 & 11/25 and no class during Strongsville City School
                                                                                                                                                             holidays or snow days.
                   *No class 11/23, 11/24, 11/25, 12/22 - 1/2 or on Strongsville City School
                   snow days.                                                                                                                                Evening Classes:
                                                                                                                                                             See Water Exercise                      Tues & Thurs                      7:15 - 8:15 pm                 27 Classes
                                                                                                                                                             Recplex Pass below for                  9/13 - 12/15*
                   ARTHRITIS PROGRAM – RECPLEX PASS                                                                                                          class number and fee.
                   You may purchase a pass for either the Arthritis Aquatic Program or for the Arthritis                                                     *No class 11/23, 11/24, 11/25, 12/22 - 1/2 or on Strongsville City School
                   Low Intensity Water Exercise class. The pass is good for any Tuesday or Thursday                                                          snow days.
                   class during the current bulletin. You may purchase a pass anytime during the
                   current bulletin, but it must be used up by the end of the bulletin. The pass
                   expires on the last day of the session, 12/15/11.                                                                                         WATER EXERCISE – RECPLEX PASS
                   USING YOUR ARTHRITIS PASS                                                                                                                 The pass is good for any day or evening that a class is offered during the current
                   • You must bring your pass to each class you attend.                                                                                      bulletin. You may purchase a pass anytime during the current bulletin but it must
                     You may keep it in our file box if you prefer.                                                                                          be used up by the end of the bulletin. The pass expires on the last day of the
                   • There are NO refunds for lost or stolen passes.                                                                                         session, 12/16/11.
                   • Passes expire at the end of each bulletin.                                                                                              USING WATER EXERCISE PASS
                   • Passes are non-transferable & non-refundable.
                   • No refunds on unused classes.                                                                                                           •   Pass must be with you and punched for each class you attend.
                   • Drop-ins are still permitted for any class at the Drop-in rate.                                                                         •   There are NO refunds for lost or stolen passes.
                                                                                                                                                             •   Passes expire at the end of each bulletin.
                   Arthritis Aquatic Program                           1501.801 1501.802 1501.803                                         1501.804
                                                                        5 Class              10 Class 15 Class                             20 Class          •   Passes are non-transferable & non-refundable.
                                                                           Pass                  Pass                  Pass                    Pass          •   No refunds on unused classes.
                   Members..................................................$12 ..................$24 ..................$36 ....................$48          •   Drop-ins are still permitted for any class at the Drop-in rate.
                   Non Members/Residents....................$18....................$36 ..................$48 ....................$72
                                                                                                                                                             NO AQUAFIT (SHALLOW WATER) IN THE EVENING.
                   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$23 ..................$46 ..................$69....................$92
                   Drop-in fees: Members $5.00 per class • Non-Members $6.00 per class                                                                       Water Exercise Program –
                                                                                                                                                             Shallow Water or                           1401.801 1401.802 1401.803 1401.804 1401.805
                   Arthritis Low Intensity                            1502.801 1502.802 1502.803 1502.804                                                    Deep Water Exercise                          5 Class 10 Class 15 Class 20 Class 30 Class
                   Water Exercise                                       5 Class                10 Class 15 Class                             20 Class                                                        Pass             Pass            Pass              Pass               Pass
                                                                           Pass                    Pass                  Pass                    Pass        Members..........................................$22..............$43 ............$63 ..............$82 ..............$114
                   Members..................................................$6......................$12 ..................$18 ....................$24        Non Members/Residents............$30..............$60 ............$90 ..............$120 ............$180
                   Non Members/Residents....................$9......................$18 ..................$27 ....................$36                        Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$35..............$70..............$105 ............$140 ............$210
                   Non-Members/Non-Residents..........$12 ..................$24 ..................$36 ....................$44
                   Drop-in fees: Members $2.50 per class • Non-Members $3.00 per class                                                                       Drop-in fees: Members $8.00 per class • Non-Members $10.00 per class




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                                                 Fitness Supervisor, Ned Hamad • (440) 580-3260 ext. 5275

                               HOLIDAY MASSAGE SPECIAL!
                               Pamper yourself or somebody you love this Holiday Season with one of our rejuvenating massages.
                               Makes a Wonderful Gift!
                                                                                                                                            *Massage or gift card must be
                               Therapeutic or Sports Massage                           Signature Stone Massage                              purchased between November 20th
                               4203.800 (Does not includes tax.)                       4204.801 (Does not includes tax.) through December 31st, but may
                               60 minutes ..............................$45            75 minutes............................$65            be utilized after this date. Massages
                               Regular Price......................................$55! Regular Price ..................................$80! do not expire.



MASSAGE THERAPY                                                                                             COUPLES MASSAGE
Take time for you and indulge yourself in our massage services. Benefits of massage                         You and another are massaged in the same room, at the same time, by two different
include stress relief, improved circulation, increased muscle recovery, and decreased                       therapists. Each of you may choose the form of massage you would like.
anxiety and depression, so why not pamper yourself today!!! Our Licensed Massage                            4203.806 (Schedule appointment at front desk.)                                                Prices do not
Therapists (L.M.T) will provide you with the ultimate experience in relaxation with
                                                                                                                                                                                                           include tax.
our 30, 60, or 90 minute massage therapy sessions. Choose from Swedish,                                     Swedish, Therapeutic,
Therapeutic, Sports, or our very own Signature Stone Massage (75 or 115 minutes).                           or Sports Massage                                                   Signature Stone Couples
Please note prices below do not include tax…..                                                              60 minutes ..............................$110                       75 minutes............................$170
                                                                                                            90 minutes ..............................$170                       115 minutes ..........................$255
SWEDISH MASSAGE
Swedish massage employs five different movements: long gliding strokes, kneading,
friction, tapping, and vibration. It is a light pressure massage developed to increase                      PERSONAL TRAINING




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Fitness Programs
the oxygen flow and release toxins from the muscles.
                                                                                                            Strongsville Recreation’s degreed and/or certified personal trainers have the experience
4203.802 (Schedule appointment at front desk.)                                                              and tools to motivate and challenge you to reach all your goals and break through
                                                                                                            plateaus!!! Whether your goals are weight loss, feel better, sports conditioning, or just
30 minutes ..............................$35                             Prices do not
                                                                                                            plain aesthetics, your trainer will deliver first class knowledge and creativity to make
60 minutes ..............................$50                              include tax.
                                                                                                            exercising fun and efficient. Our trainers have worked with all fitness levels from the
90 minutes ..............................$80                                                                novice exerciser to the elite athlete. All sessions below are one hour in duration.
                                                                                                                                                                          Five Sessions:
                                                                                                            One Session:                                                  Members ..................................................$187.50
THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE                                                                                         Members ..................................................$40 Non-Members/Residents ..................$200
Therapeutic massage is a deep tissue massage performed with a series of                                     Non-Members/Residents ..................$45 Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$210
movements and techniques similar to Swedish massage but with more emphasis                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$50
on pressure to target the deeper tissue structures of the muscle. The therapist
                                                                                                            Ten Sessions:                                                    All ERC Personal Trainers have been employed
works on releasing chronic muscle tension and knots.                                                                                                                         based on their extensive qualifications, therefore,
                                                                                                            Members ..................................................$350   only ERC Personal Trainers can be utilized in this
4203.803 (Schedule appointment at front desk.)                                                              Non-Members/Residents ..................$375                     facility. Any other personal training is prohibited
                                                                                                            Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$390                         in the ERC.
30 minutes ..............................$35                             Prices do not
60 minutes ..............................$55                              include tax.                      If you are interested in 2 person or team training please contact the fitness supervisor
90 minutes ..............................$85                                                                for more details on how you and your crew can train together!!!!!

SPORTS MASSAGE
Sports Massage is a form of deep tissue massage combined with lighter pressures.                            P-5 DENISE FIT!
It is a more focused massage with applications designed for injury treatment,                               GET IN SHAPE WITH DENISE!
prevention, and management of primary muscles utilized most during sports and
fitness training. Pressure is applied relative to specific muscle soreness. Decreased                       Class Limit: 5                          8 Sessions
muscle tension and pain can be expected from ongoing treatments.
                                                                                                            Trainer: Denise Lengal
4203.804 (Schedule appointment at front desk.)
                                                                                                            Daytime Classes:
30 minutes ..............................$35                             Prices do not                      4204.804                                Mon & Wed – 9/7 - 10/3                         8:15 am
60 minutes ..............................$55                              include tax.                      4204.805                                Mon & Wed – 10/5 - 10/31                       8:15 am
90 minutes ..............................$85                                                                4204.806                                Mon & Wed – 11/7 - 11/30                       8:15 am
                                                                                                            4204.807                                Mon & Wed – 12/5 - 12/28                       8:15 am
SIGNATURE STONE MASSAGE                                                                                     Fees:                                        8 Sessions
Our very own signature massage performed by placing hot and chilled stones at                               Members ............................................$100
various relaxation and energy points throughout your body while a warm towel is                             Non Members/Residents ..............$115
draped over your feet for the ultimate in deep muscle therapy and healing.                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$125
4203.805 (Schedule appointment at front desk.)
                                                                         Prices do not
75 minutes ..............................$80                              include tax.
115 minutes ............................$125
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                                                           EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

                   P-5 BODY BOOTCAMP                                                                               JAZZERCISE
                   You and Karen Hilberg, AFAA Certified Personal Trainer, Madd Dogg Certified                     Jazzercise blends aerobics, yoga, Pilates and kickboxing movements into fun dance
                   SPINNING® Instructor, Certified Group Exercise Instructor, and Women’s Only Circuit             routines set to fresh new music for an aerobic workout to suit all fitness levels. We
                   Trainer, will utilize every exercise protocol such as spinning, kettlebells, traditional        use weights to tone and strengthen upper and lower body. Jazzercise offers 40 years
                   strength training, BOSU’s, boxercise, and much much more to get your body into the              of experience.
                   ultimate condition. RESULTS GUARANTEED OR YOUR MONEY BACK! (See Fitness
                   Supervisor or Karen for Details.). Licensed and Registered Dietitian included, and she          Instructor: Kathy Underhill
                   will monitor your meal plan!!!
                                                                                                                   Daytime Schedule:
                   Class Limit: 18              4, 8 or 12 Sessions                                                Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri              9:30 am*
                                                                                                                                                         Fees:
                   Trainer: Karen Hilberg                                                                          Evening Schedule:                     $86 Eight weeks, unlimited classes
                   Dietitian: Angel Bobula, R.D., L.D.                                                             Mon, Tues, Wed & Fri      6:30 pm
                                                                                                                   Thurs                     5:30 pm     $38 Month – Electronic Funds Transfer,
                   Sign up for 8 or 12 sessions & receive 1 free session!!!                                                                              unlimited classes
                                                                                                                   Weekend Schedule:                     $25 Month – Students - through High
                   8:00 am – Mondays • 6:30 pm – Mondays • 6:30 pm – Wednesdays                                    Sat                       9:15 am     School Senior
                   10:30 am - 12:00 pm – Saturdays                                                                 Sun (Oct 1 - May 31)      9:30 am
                                                                                                                                                         $12 Day pass
                   Daytime & Evening Classes: (All classes are 1 hour unless stated otherwise)                     *With childcare through Jazzercise    $30 One time joining fee
                   4203.808              September                                                                 Mention this AD and receive $20 off Classes are ongoing; they start the day
                   4203.809              October                                                                   your first purchase as a new student! you come in. Please arrive 15 minutes
                   4203.810              November                                                                                                        early to register. Registration is taken
                   4203.811              December                                                                                                        care of with Jazzercise, not with the
                                                                                                                   For more information about            Recreation Center staff. You will need to
                   Dates that fall on Holidays will be made up and announced by Karen.                             these Jazzercise classes please call: stop at the front desk of the Recreation
                                                                                                                   Kathy Underhill at 440-241-0027       Center and inform them that you are
                   Fees:
                                                                                                                   or 440-235-4191. E-mail:              going to the Jazzercise class.
                   4 Sessions ..........$55
                                                                                                                   Bunder103@ameritech.net
                   8 Sessions ..........$100
                   12 Sessions ........$140
                                                                                                                   TIME      FORMAT       INSTRUCTOR     MON        TUES       WED         THURS          FRI          SAT         SUN

                                                                                                                   9:15 am   Jazzercise     Kathy                                                                   Jazzercise
                   NUTRITIONAL CONSULT
Fitness Programs




                                                                                                                   9:30 am   Jazzercise     Kathy      Jazzercise Jazzercise              Jazzercise Jazzercise                  Jazzercise
                   This invaluable consult is designed to reach all members, whether you are looking
                   to improve cholesterol levels, blood pressure, weight, sports performance, or even              5:30 pm   Jazzercise     Kathy                                         Jazzercise
                   manage diabetes better. Our Registered and Licensed Dietitian, Angel Bobula, can
                                                                                                                   6:30 pm   Jazzercise     Kathy      Jazzercise Jazzercise Jazzercise                Jazzercise
                   help you achieve all your goals and guide you to creating your own personal profile.
                   Includes metabolism evaluation, overview of nutritional habits, and designing
                   customized meal plans specific to your goals.
                   4204.801                     Times and Dates: Sign up at the front desk and you will

                                                                                                                        Water, Agua, H2O…
                                                receive a call within 24-48 hours to set up your individual
                                                and personalized appointment.
                   Fees: Members ....$45 Non-Members/Residents ....$50


                                                                                                                         Liquid or Solid…
                         Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$55


                   ASSESSMENTS
                   One of our personal trainer will measure and assess your resting heart rate, blood
                   pressure, body fat, waist to hip ratio, cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength,
                   muscular endurance, and flexibility. This also includes a brief overview of cardio
                   machines, target heart rate, and the significance of using it. (1 Hour)
                   4204.802                Please Register at Front Desk
                                           (One of our personal trainers will call you within 24-48 hours.)
                   Fees: Members....FREE Non-Members/Residents....$50
                         Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$60
                                                                                                                             Swim lessons, ice skating lessons,
                                                                                                                                 open swim, open skate,
                   EXERCISE ORIENTATION                                                                                        swim teams, hockey teams…
                   Sign up for an exercise orientation with one of our personal trainers for proper
                   utilization of strength machines and guidance on program creation including sets
                   and reps. (1 Hour)
                                                                                                                                                    WE HAVE IT ALL!
                   4204.803                Please Register at Front Desk                                                         COME CHECK OUT OUR FACILITIES.
                                           (One of our personal trainers will call you within 24-48 hours.)
                                                                                                                          EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER & ICELAND USA…
                   Fees: Members....FREE Non-Members/Residents....$50
                         Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$60                                                           Working together to meet our community’s water needs.
                                                                                                                     For more information on the Aquatic Center see page 11 or call 580-3260.
                                                                                                                        For more information on Iceland USA see page 46 or call 268-2800.


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                                                EHRNFELT RECREATION CENTER: (440) 580-3260 • EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER: (440) 580-3275

GROUP EXERCISE AND SPINNING® CLASSES
GET IN SHAPE AND HAVE FUN DOING IT!!!!!
Member Registration: August 1st • Resident Registration: August 8th
Open Registration: August 9th
Guidelines
 1. Children under 15 years old are not permitted to enroll in fitness classes unless
    otherwise specified.
 2. Children are not permitted in adult group exercise classes. Child care is available.
 3. Please plan to register 7 days prior to the first class. Classes that do not
    meet minimum enrollment 72 hours before the first class will be cancelled.
 4. Please review your personal schedule carefully prior to registering for class.
    There will be no make-ups. (See refund policy for rules on refunds)
 5. All classes are non-competitive. Classes include modifications for men & women
    of all ages and fitness levels.
If you have questions regarding the following programs please call the Fitness
Supervisor at 440-580-3260 ext. 5275.

SPINNING® PROGRAM
The Spinning® program is the original and most popular group cycling class. This class will help you quickly turn your goals into reality. With no complicated moves to learn,
top notch instructors and music that begs your legs to pedal. Getting into the best shape of your life has never been more fun!!! The Spinning® program is for people of all
fitness levels. A great workout in just 45 minutes!
Ages: 18 & over                      Class Limit: 15             Instructor: Mad Dogg Certified Spinning® Instructor
Spinning® Pass – This pass is good for all Spinning® classes. You will be able to attend any Spinning® class available over the course of the month. At time of package
purchase, participants must reserve date(s) & time(s). Passes start the first of every month. Updates Spin Schedules may be found at in spinning, at the front desk,
or at http://www.strongsville.org/content/spinning_class_schedule.asp.
Passes are sold in 5 different packages.                                                                                                                                                       (Spinning® & Group Exercise)
Four (4) Class Pass                           Eight (8) Class Pass                            Twelve (12) Class Pass                        Unlimited Class Pass                             UNLIMITED COMBO PASS
4203.812 ............September                4203.816 ............September                  4203.820 ............September                4203.824 ............September




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Fitness Programs
                                                                                                                                                                                             4203.828 ............September
4203.813 ..................October            4203.817 ..................October              4203.821 ..................October            4203.825..................October                4203.829..................October
4203.814..............November                4203.818..............November                  4203.822 ............November                 4203.826 ............November                    4203.830 ............November
4203.815 ..............December               4203.819 ..............December                 4203.823..............December                4203.827..............December                   4203.831 ..............December
Members ................................$21   Members ................................$28     Members ................................$35   Members ................................$42      Members ................................$52
Non-Members/Res...............$25             Non-Members/Res...............$33               Non-Members/Res...............$40             Non-Members/Res...............$47                Non-Members/Res...............$57
Non-Members/Non-Res.....$30                   Non-Members/Non-Res.....$38                     Non-Members/Non-Res.....$45                   Non-Members/Non-Res.....$52                      Non-Mem/Non-Res ............$62

4 Month Unlimited Spinning Pass –                                                       4 Month Unlimited Combo Pass (Spinning and Group
                                                                                                                                                                                  NEW NOTE: To accommodate all spin
No refunds will be given for unused months.                                             Exercise) – No refunds will be given for unused months.                                   participants we will be implementing a
Must be purchased by September 30th.                                                    Must be purchased by September 30th.                                                      new policy of limiting sign ups to one
                                                                                                                                                                                  class per day. If you wish to take more
                                                     4203.832                                                                                4203.833                             than one class in a specific day you may
Fees:                               (September - December)                              Fees:                               (September - December)                                sign up for the additional class at any
Members ..................................................$155                          Members ..................................................$195                            time on the day of the class.
Non-Members/Residents ....................$175                                          Non-Members/Residents ....................$215
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$195                                                Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$235
Using a Spinning ®Pass
 1. Participants purchase a pass in advance of the month they wish to use the pass.                                   INTRODUCTION TO THE SPINNING® PROGRAM
 2. Participants may reserve bikes for the days they would like to spin after purchasing the pass.                    Want to try a Spinning® class but feel intimidated by the regulars or the intensity? Learn
 3. On class day, participants must show spin pass and get it punched at the front desk.                              how to properly set up the bike, check your intensity level and develop proper techniques.
                                                                                                                      Actual exercise time is approximately 30 minutes, so bring your water bottle and towel!
 4. Front desk will assign a laminated color and number card for your particular class.
 5. Proceed to the class and show your laminated card to the instructor. Admittance to the class                      Ages: 18 & over                   Class Limit: 6                    Instructor: Mad Dogg Certified
    will not be permitted without the card.                                                                                                                                                           Spinning® Instructor
 6. Reservations for bikes will be cancelled 5 minutes after the class starts.                                        4203.834                          Sat – 9/10                                 10:30 - 11:15 am
 7. There are NO guaranteed refunds for lost or stolen passes.                                                        4203.835                          Sat – 9/24                                 10:30 - 11:15 am
 8. Passes are only good for the month listed on the pass.                                                            4203.836                          Sat – 10/8                                 10:30 - 11:15 am
 9. Passes are non-transferable & non-refundable.
                                                                                                                      4203.837                          Sat – 10/22                                10:30 - 11:15 am
                                                                                                                      4203.838                          Sat – 11/5                                 10:30 - 11:15 am
10. All classes have a limited number of bikes available. No wait lists please. Make-ups &                            4203.839                          Sat – 11/19                                10:30 - 11:15 am
    drop-ins are on a first come, first served basis. Drop-ins will not be taken over the phone.
                                                                                                                      4203.840                          Sat – 12/3                                 10:30 - 11:15 am
11. In the event that you are unable to attend a class that you have reserved a bike for, please                      4203.841                          Sat – 12/17                                10:30 - 11:15 am
    call as soon as possible to cancel.
12. When classes are filled, a participant may leave their pass at the front desk, so they may be Fees:
    issued a number, in the event there is a “no show” for the spinning class. They may then      Members $5 per class • Non-members $7 per class
    use the bike 5 minutes after the class starts.
Drop-in fees: Members $6 • Non-Members $8                   PLEASE NOTE: If this is your first Spinning® class (other than intro), entry into the class will not be permitted once class has
                                                            begun due to set-up time & instruction. New participants must be in the Spinning® area 15 minutes before class time.

        PARTICIPANTS NEW TO SPINNING® CLASS SHOULD PLAN ON ARRIVING 20 MINUTES PRIOR TO CLASS TO GET INTRODUCTORY
           ASSISTANCE FROM THE INSTRUCTOR. PLEASE FIND SPIN SCHEDULE AT FRONT DESK OR AT WWW.STRONGSVILLE.ORG.
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                     GROUP EXERCISE RECPLEX PASSES
                   You may purchase a four (4), eight (8), twelve (12), unlimited, or unlimited                   Recplex Pass Four(4)            Eight (8) Twelve (12) Unlimited COMBO#
                   combo class pass. This pass is good for all classes shown on group exercise class              September......4203.842 ....4203.846 ....4203.850 ....4203.854 ....4203.828
                   grid unless noted otherwise on schedule. You will be able to attend any of the                 October ..........4203.843......4203.847......4203.851......4203.855 ....4203.829
                   classes at any of the times available over the course of a month. Passes start the             November ......4203.844 ....4203.848 ....4203.852 ....4203.856 ....4203.830
                   first of every month.                                                                          December ......4203.845 ....4203.849 ....4203.853......4203.857 ....4203.831
                   Using a Recplex Pass                                                                           Fees:            Four (4)                Eight (8) Twelve (12) Unlimited COMBO#
                    1. Participants purchase a pass in advance of the month they wish to use the pass.            Members            $21                      $28       $35         $42      $52
                    2. Participants must show recplex pass, get it punched, and sign in at the front desk.        Non-Mem./Res.      $25                      $33       $40         $47      $57
                    3. Front desk will assign a laminated color and number card for your particular class.        Non-Mem./Non-Res. $30                       $38       $45         $52      $62
                    4. Proceed to the class and show your card to the instructor.                                 #UNLIMITED COMBO PASS (Spinning® & Group Exercise)
                    5. You MUST bring your laminated card to each class you attend! Please show
                       up early. Admittance will not be allowed to any class without prior showing                4 Month Unlimited Recplex Pass –
                       of the card.                                                                               Must be purchased by September 30th,
                    6. There are NO guaranteed refunds for lost or stolen passes.                                 no refunds will be given for unused months.
                    7. Passes are only good for the month listed on the pass.                                                                                          4203.858
                    8. Passes are non-transferable & non-refundable.                                              Fees:                               (September - December)
                    9. All classes have a limited number of spaces available on a first come, first               Members ..................................................$155
                       served basis. When the sign-in sheet is full, no one else is accepted into the             Non-Members/Residents ....................$175
                       class. Class capacities are set by the fitness supervisor with consideration of            Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$195
                       equipment used, available space and in regards to participant safety.
                                                                                                                  4 MONTH UNLIMITED COMBO PASS –
                   10. No refunds on unused classes.                                                              Must be purchased by September 30th,
                   Drop-in Policy                                                                                 no refunds will be given for unused months.
                   Participants are permitted to drop-in group exercise classes. Drop-ins will not be
                   taken over the phone and are not permitted in classes once the maximum number                                                                       4203.833
                                                                                                                  Fees:                               (September - December)
                   of participants has been reached. Drop-ins also will receive the laminated card they
                                                                                                                  Members ..................................................$195
                   must show the instructor for admittance into class.
                                                                                                                  Non-Members/Residents ....................$215
Fitness Programs




                   Drop-in fees:                                                                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$235
                   Members $6 per hour class, $3 per 1/2 hour class
                   Non-Members $8 per hour class, $4 per 1/2 hour class                               Class Minimum Policy – The Ehrnfelt Recreation Center reserves the right
                                                                                                      to set class minimums for all group fitness classes. Should class participation fall
                   Updated Group Exercise Schedules are available at the front desk, activity         below these minimums, the fitness supervisor reserves the right to alter the class
                   studio, and aerobic studio, and on our website www.strongsville.org/content/ schedule or format at any time. The fitness supervisor will ensure all changes are
                   groupexerciseschedule.asp. Please refer to these sites for the most up to date posted in the timeliest manner possible, and in a highly visible location, so that
                   schedule. All classes are ages 15 and over please. Class limit is set at 30 unless participants may adjust their schedule with the fewest interruptions.
                   otherwise noted. Recplex pass may be used for all classes on group exercise
                   schedule. All classes are 55 minutes unless otherwise noted.
                         Please see group exercise schedule at the front desk or at www.strongsville.org/content/groupexerciseschedule.asp.

                   BODY MAX                                                                                       POWER UP
                   STRAIGHT FROM THE UK!!! The fastest way to shape up and LOSE WEIGHT!!! Body                    This class includes interval and plyometric training taxing both the aerobic and
                   Max is all about the extreme challenging of your body. This class was developed in             anaerobic systems of the body. Aspects of kickboxing, core balance, and weights
                   England and flourished at the Greens Health Club and is now being taught over                  will be utilized.
                   here by one of the Green Club’s most popular instructors. Consistency is the key
                   to this class and its trademark motto is “your body shape will change”!!!                      PY FUSION
                   Class Limit: 15                                                                                Increase your core strength while stretching your whole body, improving your
                                                                                                                  stamina and releasing stress. Our instructor will teach you the basics of Pilates
                   CLASSIC CARDIO BLEND                                                                           and Yoga. You will also learn how to use the stability ball to help you get stronger,
                   All of your favorite cardio techniques (step, hi-lo, kickboxing, etc) combined                 steadier, and more balanced. From strength training to balance and agility training,
                   for a different workout every class. This interval style class will also include a             the stability ball is a great tool to help you increase intensity, add variety and
                   challenging strength component to give you the results you’ve been looking for.                actually make traditional exercises safer and more effective. Great for the beginner
                                                                                                                  as well as the advanced exerciser.
                   KICKBOXING
                   This high impact, high energy, full body workout combines basic kicking and punching           REP REEBOK® PLUS
                   techniques with aerobics and a hip hop flare! Take your normal workouts to a whole             This group barbell & free weight full body strength class has been supersized!!
                   new level! Keep your body toned and your heart healthy with this effective workout!            In this hour long class you will still achieve the full body resistance benefits of
                                                                                                                  traditional Rep Reebok, but we add cardio, sports, & circuit training so you achieve
                   PILATES                                                                                        the“plus” benefits. This class also has periodic fitness tests to provide your feedback
                   Combine traditional mat Pilates and functional training with a resistance ball                 for monitoring your fitness improvements. If you can handle the sweat this class
                   and flex bands for a workout that will tone, define and sculpt the entire body.                is for you! Class Limit: 18
                   All movements are safe and modifications are demonstrated to accommodate
                   a variety of fitness and flexibility levels. Emphasis is placed on “working from the
                   inside out” focusing on core stabilization. You will sweat, bring a towel and mat.




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SIMPLY SCULPT
A total body strength training workout utilizing bands, weights, and body.                      SPECIALTY GROUP EXERCISE CLASSES cont.
Gain strength, bone density, lean muscle mass, and get toned.
                                                                                             KETTLEBELL EXPRESS
STEP EXPRESS
                                                                                             Keep the momentum rolling with our Kettlebell Express class for the ultimate force
COMPLETE STEP followed by ABS. 45 minutes                                                    for conditioning the body. Designed for those wanting to burn fat and increase lean
                                                                                             mass while having fun in under 45 minutes.
TOTALLY STEP
For those who have a passion for Step or want to develop one, come try this fun              Ages: 15 & over                       Class Limit: 12                             6 Sessions
and exhilarating class. A full 40 minutes of choreographed Step Aerobics followed            Tuesday Morning Class: Instructor Tami
by abdominal work. You won’t believe how much fun you can have while getting                 4203.864              Tues – 9/20 - 10/25                                         6:00 - 6:45 am
a great workout! Prior step experience recommended but not required.                         4203.865              Tues – 11/1 - 12/6                                          6:00 - 6:45 am
YOGA FLOW                                                                                    Wednesday Morning Class: Instructor Denise
Vinyasa style Yoga combining breath with flowing poses to strengthen and tone all            4203.866            Wed – 9/21 - 10/26                                            10:30 - 11:15 am
muscle groups. 50 minutes                                                                    4203.867            Wed – 11/2 - 12/7                                             10:30 - 11:15 am
                                                                                             Thursday Early Morning Class: Instructor Tami
                                                                                             4203.868              Thurs – 9/22 - 10/27                                        6:00 - 6:45 am
                                                                                             4203.869              Thurs – 11/3 - 12/15*                                       6:00 - 6:45 am
        SPECIALTY GROUP EXERCISE CLASSES                                                     *No class 11/24
                                                                                             Fees:                                        6 Sessions
TRX SUSPENSION DIMENSION                                                                     Members ............................................$22
The ultimate in cutting edge training! Work out while your body is suspended in              Non Members/Residents ..............$27
air with our TRX system to exercise every component of your body in every plane.             Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$32
Exclusive limit of 7!!!
                                                                                             Drop-in Policy
Ages: 15 & over              Exclusive Class Limit: 7      6 Sessions                        Participants are permitted to drop-in kettlebell classes. Drop-ins will not be taken
                                                                                             over the phone and are not permitted in classes once the maximum number of
Instructor Tami • 50 min.                                                                    participants has been reached. Drop-ins also will receive the laminated card they




                                                                                                                                                                                                   Fitness Programs
4203.859                Tues – 9/20 - 10/25                6:30 - 7:20 pm                    must show the instructor for admittance into class.
4203.860                Tues – 11/1 - 12/6                 6:30 - 7:20 pm
                                                                                             Drop-in fees: Members $6.00 per hour class
Instructor Rebecca • 50 min.                                                                               Non-Members $8.00 per hour class
4203.861                Wed – 9/21 - 10/26                 5:25 - 6:15 am
4203.862                Wed – 11/2 - 12/7                  5:25 - 6:15 am
                                                                                             KETTLEBELL EXPRESS HOLIDAY EXTENSION
Fees: Members ....$30 Non-Members/Residents ....$35                                          DON’T LOSE YOUR STRENGTH YOU’VE WORKED SO HARD TO ATTAIN!
      Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$40
                                                                                             Come to any of the following classes!
Drop-in Policy
Participants are permitted to drop-in TRX as long as the 7 spots have not been filled        Ages: 15 & over                       Class Limit: 12                             6 Sessions
as this class is equipment dependant. Drop-ins will not be taken over the phone and
are not permitted in classes once the maximum number of participants has been                Holiday Extension Classes:
                                                                                             4203.870               Tues – 12/13, 12/20 & 12/27                                6:00 - 6:45 am
reached. Drop-ins also will receive the laminated card they must show the instructor
                                                                                                                    Wed – 12/14, 12/21 & 12/28                                 10:30 - 11:15 am
for admittance into class.
                                                                                                                    Thurs – 12/22 & 12/29                                      6:00 - 6:45 am
Drop-in fees: Members $6.00 per hour class                                                   Fees: ONLY ........$22!!!
              Non-Members $8.00 per hour class


TRX SUSPENSION DIMENSION EXTENDED VERSION                                                    GENTLE YOGA (Activity Studio)
LAST MINUTE HOLIDAY TRX TRAINING SPECIAL!                                                    Learn how yoga can improve flexibility, strength and reduce stress. Promote
                                                                                             relaxation of the mind and body in a safe, fun and friendly environment. Students
Come to any of the following classes!                                                        must be able to get from standing to the floor without assistance. Pregnant students
                                                                                             must contact teacher for approval before registering. Beginners welcome. Dress
Ages: 15 & over          Exclusive Class Limit: 7    6 Sessions      50 Minutes              comfortably and bring a towel or a yoga mat.
4203.863      Tues – 12/13, 12/20 & 12/27     8:30 - 9:20 am    Instructor Tami              Ages: 15 & over                       Class Limit: 25                   Instructors: Linda Barberic
              Wed – 12/14, 12/21 & 12/28      5:25 - 6:15 am    Instructor Rebecca
                                                                                                                                                                                  Sheila Fowler
Fees: ONLY............$15!
                                                                                             Evening Classes: 7 or 8 Sessions
                                                                                             4203.871                Mon – 9/12 - 10/31                                        7:00 - 8:15 pm
                                                                                             4203.872                Mon – 11/7 - 12/19*                                       7:00 - 8:15 pm
                                                                                             *7 Sessions
                                                                                             Fees:                                       7 Sessions 8 Sessions
                                                                                             Members ............................................$63 ....................$72        No Drop-ins
                                                                                             Non-Members/Residents ..............$70 ....................$80                         Permitted
                                                                                             Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$78 ....................$90




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                                                                                         SPECIALTY GROUP EXERCISE CLASSES cont.
                   YOGA (Activity Studio)                                                                                     KIDDIE KARATE IV (Event Center)
                   Expand your yoga knowledge for stress management and health. Re-energize, renew                            An eight week course in advanced techniques. This class is for students who are
                   and relax your mind and body. Challenge yourself to find calmness in this strength                         advanced Orange Belt.
                   & flexibility building yoga experience. Students must be able to get from standing
                   to the floor without assistance. Pregnant students must contact teacher for approval                       Ages: 4-9 years                     Class Limit: 35         8 Sessions
                   before registering. Beginners and all levels of students welcome. Dress comfortably
                   and bring a yoga mat.                                                                                      Instructor: Joe Bove, 7th Degree Black Belt, Okinawan Isshinryu Karate

                   Ages: 15 & over                       Class Limit: 25                   Instructors: Linda Barberic        Evening Classes:
                                                                                                        Sheila Fowler         4203.879                            Wed – 9/14 - 11/9*      5:30 - 6:30 pm
                                                                                                                              4203.880                            Wed – 11/16 - 1/18*     5:30 - 6:30 pm
                   Evening Classes: 6 or 8 Sessions
                   4203.873                Thurs – 9/15 - 11/3                                       7:00 - 8:15 pm           *No class 11/2, 12/21 & 12/28
                   4203.874                Thurs – 11/10 - 12/22*                                    7:00 - 8:15 pm           Fees: Members ....$60 Non-Members/Residents ....$70
                   *No class 11/24                                                                                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80

                   Fees:                                       6 Sessions 8 Sessions
                   Members ............................................$54 ....................$72
                                                                                                                              ADVANCED KARATE (Event Center)
                                                                                                          No Drop-ins
                   Non-Members/Residents ..............$60 ....................$80                                            Advanced eight week course involving more advanced forms and self-defense
                                                                                                           Permitted
                   Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$67 ....................$90                                                  techniques. (This class is for higher ranking belts.)
                                                                                                                              Ages: 10 & over                     Class Limit: 35         8 Sessions
                   KIDDIE KARATE I (Event Center)                                                                             Instructor: Joe Bove, 7th Degree Black Belt, Okinawan Isshinryu Karate
                   An eight week course in basic techniques. This class includes a bully and stranger
                   awareness program. Class is designed for all NEW students from the ages of 4-9.                            Evening Classes:
                   All NEW students must start in Kiddie I unless they have studied Isshinryu before.                         4203.881                            Wed – 9/14 - 11/9*      6:30 - 7:45 pm
                   If a student has studied Isshinryu, or would like more information about this program,                     4203.882                            Wed – 11/16 - 1/18*     6:30 - 7:45 pm
                   please contact Sensei Joe Bove at 440-238-6226. All evaluations will be made by
Fitness Programs




                   the instructor only. NO EXCEPTIONS!                                                                        *No class 11/2, 12/21 & 12/28

                   Ages: 4-9 years                       Class Limit: 35                             8 Sessions               Fees: Members ....$60 Non-Members/Residents ....$70
                                                                                                                                    Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80
                   Instructor: Joe Bove, 7th Degree Black Belt, Okinawan Isshinryu Karate
                   Evening Classes:                                                                                           BEGINNER KARATE (Event Center)
                   4203.875                              Mon – 9/12 - 11/7*                          5:30 - 6:30 pm           This eight week course includes the basic techniques of Okinawan Isshinryu Karate.
                   4203.876                              Mon – 11/14 - 1/16*                         5:30 - 6:30 pm           After this eight week course you will join the advanced karate class taught by Sensei
                                                                                                                              Joe Bove. These are a series of upper and lower body techniques required for
                   *No class 10/31, 12/19 & 12/26                                                                             advancement into advanced classes. Warm up, stretching, and cardiovascular
                   Fees: Members ....$60 Non-Members/Residents ....$70                                                        training will occur through this session. Wear comfortable clothing and tennis
                         Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80                                                                    shoes. Uniforms may be purchased through the instructor if desired. Come to
                                                                                                                              have fun and learn!
                                                                                                                              Ages: 10 to adult                   Class Limit: 35         8 Sessions
                   KIDDIE KARATE II - III (Event Center)
                   An eight week course in advanced techniques. This class is for students advancing                          Instructors: Sensei Joe Bove’s black belts –
                   further from Kiddie Karate I. Class involves more advanced moves and techniques.                                        Sensei Ken Ackerman and Sensei Jay Miller
                   Prerequisite Kiddie Karate I. Class instruction includes a bully and stranger
                   awareness program.                                                                                         Evening Classes:
                                                                                                                              4203.883                            Wed – 9/14 - 11/9*      8:00 - 9:00 pm
                   Ages: 4-9 years                       Class Limit: 35                             8 Sessions               4203.884                            Wed – 11/16 - 1/18*     8:00 - 9:00 pm

                   Instructor: Joe Bove, 7th Degree Black Belt, Okinawan Isshinryu Karate                                     *No class 11/2, 12/21 & 12/28

                   Evening Classes:                                                                                           Fees: Members ....$60 Non-Members/Residents ....$70
                   4203.877                              Mon – 9/12 - 11/7*                          6:30 - 7:30 pm                 Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80
                   4203.878                              Mon – 11/14 - 1/16*                         6:30 - 7:30 pm
                   *No class 10/31, 12/19 & 12/26                                                                             IRON CIRCUIT (Activity Studio)
                   Fees: Members ....$60 Non-Members/Residents ....$70                                                        The Best of TRX & BETTLEBELL! 50 minutes
                         Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80                                                                                                                                                 NEW
                                                                                                                              Ages: 15 & over                     Class Limit: 8          6 Sessions            !
                                                                                                                              Saturday Morning Class: Instructor Tami
                                                                                                                              4203.885              Sat – 8/13 - 9/17                     9:30 - 10:20 am
                                                                                                                              4203.886              Sat – 9/24 - 10/29                    9:30 - 10:20 am
                                   Don’t Forget to Check Out Our                                                              4203.887              Sat – 11/5 - 12/10                    9:30 - 10:20 am

                        HOLIDAY MASSAGE SPECIALS                                                                              Fees:                                        6 Sessions
                                                                                                                              Members ............................................$26
                                                                  on Page 17                                                  Non Members/Residents ..............$28
                                                                                                                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$30
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                                                                      SPECIALTY GROUP EXERCISE CLASSES cont.
ZUMBA (Aerobic Studio)
Ditch the workout and join the party with this Latin-inspired dance-
fitness program that blends red-hot international music, created by                               NEW
Grammy Award-winning producers, and contagious steps to form a                                        !
“fitness-party” that is downright addictive.
Ages: 15 & over                            8 Sessions
Saturday Morning Class: Instructor Melissa
4203.888              Sat – 8/6 - 9/24                                           8:15 - 9:15 am
4203.889              Sat – 10/1 - 11/19                                         8:15 - 9:15 am
Fees:
All Rates ..............................................$20


BOXERCISE (Activity Studio)
55 minutes of classic boxing movements using gloves and bags. INTENSE! 6 weeks
Ages: 15 & over                            6 Sessions
Wednesday Evening Class: Instructor Barbara
4203.890             Wed – 10/5 - 11/9                                           6:40 - 7:35 pm                PARISI SPEED SCHOOL OF STRONGSVILLE
4203.891             Wed – 11/16 - 12/21                                         6:40 - 7:35 pm                Come be a part of the Rec Center’s new rendition of our speed and sports
Fees:                                        6 Sessions                                                        performance program as the city of Strongsville joins forces with the Parisi Speed
Members ............................................$35                                                        School, the nation’s industry leader in athletic enhancement. Responsible for helping
Non Members/Residents ..............$40                                                                        117 of its athletes get drafted in the NFL since 2001 and training over 100,000
Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$45                                                                              athletes of all ages and all sport disciplines, the Parisi franchise has brought its




                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Fitness Programs
                                                                                                               training philosophies to Strongsville! If increasing your speed, acceleration, and
                                                                                                               change of direction abilities are your goal, let the Parisi Speed School of Strongsville
WOMEN’S ONLY CIRCUIT STATION PROGRAM                                                                           take you there and beyond. No matter what your sport, we can help your athlete
                                                                                                               reach his/her goals.
30 minute designed circuit including strength training and cardio under trainer
supervision in its own private room. Optional progress charts on anthropometric                                Led by Parisi Certified Performance Coach
measurements, body fat, and weight will be monitored to maximize results. You                                  and former collegiate soccer player, Dane Halle, CSCS,
have the option of participating in monthly competitions and contests as well. In                              and Parisi Certified Performance Coach
addition to all this, our licensed and registered dietitian comes to see you once a                            and former collegiate runner, Debbie Spencer.
month to answer any questions and help you lose inches!!!
                                                                                                               Take the first step by scheduling your comprehensive athlete evaluation. Evaluating
Participants are encouraged to make an appointment for the first session                                       your athlete’s strengths and weaknesses is paramount to designing the right
to receive instructions and/or be tested.                                                                      program for optimal sports performance.
Hours:                                                                                                         Monday ..........4:00 pm       (ages 12-17)      &     5:00pm       (ages 7-11)
Monday - Friday: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm                                                                             Tuesday............4:00 pm     (ages 12-17)      &     5:00pm       (ages 7-11)
Saturday: Open - Close                                                                                         Wednesday ....4:00 pm          (ages 12-17)      &     5:00pm       (ages 7-11)
Sunday: Open - Close                                                                                           Thursday ........4:00 pm       (ages 12-17)      &     5:00pm       (ages 7-11)
                                                                                                               Saturday ..........8:00 am     (ages 7-17)
(Please note youth room participants may occasionally have access to room during
these hours. Hours for youths are posted on the door.)                                                         4203.897
Sign up and stop in any time, no initiation fee and no yearly obligations!                                     Fees: 1 Hour Evaluation....$60            1 Session ................$15
                                                                                                                     12 Sessions ..............$144      24 Sessions ........$259        36 Sessions..........$345
4203.892 Fees/Month:                                                                                                                                     (10% Discount)                  (20% Discount)
Members ..................................................$9/month
Non-Members/Residents ....................$15/month
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$20/month                                                                  PARISI PRIVATE ONE ON ONE TRAINING
                                                                                                               Personalized training customized to exactly what you need to get faster!
INTRODUCTION TO YOUTH STRENGTH TRAINING                                                                        4203.898
Boys & Girls (ages 12-14) learn proper strength training guidelines and terminology                            Fees: 1 Session ....................$60
while utilizing strength equipment. Certification will be provided upon class                                        10 Sessions ..............$540
completion which provides access to the Youth Strength Room.
Ages: 12-14 years                          Class Limit: 10                       6, 7 or 8 Sessions            OPTIONS THROUGH PARISI
Evening Classes:                                                                                               HAVE A TEAM THAT’S IN NEED OF SPEED, AGILITY, AND STRENGTH
4203.893     Mon & Wed – 9/7 - 9/28                               (7 Sessions)   4:00 - 5:00 pm                TRAINING, CONTACT DANE REGARDING TEAM CAMP OPTIONS.
4203.894     Mon & Wed – 10/3 - 10/26                             (8 Sessions)   4:00 - 5:00 pm
4203.895     Mon & Wed – 11/7 - 11/30                             (7 Sessions)   4:00 - 5:00 pm                For more information about Parisi Speed School, team camps, or private
4203.896     Mon & Wed – 12/5 - 12/21                             (6 Sessions)   4:00 - 5:00 pm                Parisi speed school or training, please call Ned 440-580-3260 x5275, or
                                                                                                               email Debbie Spencer at debbies@peakperformancecenter.com.
Fees: Members ....$45 Non-Members/Residents ....$53
      Non-Members/Non-Residents......$61

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                                                                     & ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS          Recreation Supervisor, Kristen Nykiel
                                                                OH SAY CAN YOU SEE?                                    Contact Kristen Nykiel                                  EARLY REGISTRATION
                                         Many parents ask to observe classes. We find that it is generally             for more information              Although last minute enrollments are accepted, there is a
                                         distracting for the children when there are observers in the class.             at (440) 580-3260               point when a program must be cancelled or modified if there
                                         Most of our programs have built in an opportunity for you to see the                                            is insufficient registration. All programs require a high level
                                         results of your children’s efforts or the progress they are making. We               ext. 5281.                 of coordination often including facility scheduling, staffing and
                                         ask you to abide by the wishes of your child’s instructor in this matter.                                       preparation and purchasing of supplies. PLEASE REGISTER EARLY!
                                         Thank you.

                                                PARENTS: IF YOUR CHILD IS ENROLLED IN A PROGRAM AND IS UNDER 7 YEARS OLD, YOU MUST
                                                    REMAIN IN THE BUILDING DURING THE PROGRAM FOR THE SAFETY OF YOUR CHILD.
                                         WILDFIRE DANCE CLASSES (Activity Studio)
                                         WILDFIRE DANCE is an innovative program that engages children who enjoy                          PRESCHOOL & KINDER DANCE cont.
                                         music and dancing. Upbeat music and movement combined with fun choreography
                                         make Wildfire a dance program that kids love! Each session features a combination               BROADWAY BABIES (without adult) (Studio 82)
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                                         of different styles of dance including jazz, hip-hop and cheer dance (pom-pom).
                                         Kids will also experience dance conditioning and technique in each class. With an               What kid doesn’t love to sing and dance?? This class is the perfect combination of
                                         opportunity to dance at a Cleveland Cavs game and perform in an annual recital,                 all things Broadway! In this class, our Broadway bound babies will be introduced to
                                         kids love to dance with us!                                                                     the magic of stage and performance. Students will get to sing, dance and act their
                                                                                                                                         way through class each and every week!
                                         Attire: Comfortable clothing and appropriate footwear required.
                                                                                                                                         Ages: 4-6 years           Class Limit: 12                 8 Sessions
                                         Wildfire Dance Ages: 3-5 years (without adult) – 8 Sessions
                                         2700.800               Tues – 9/27 - 11/15          4:30 - 5:15 pm                              2700.807                  Thurs – 9/29 - 11/17            10:30 - 11:15 am
                                         2700.801               Tues – 11/29 - 1/24*         4:30 - 5:15 pm                              Fees: Members ....$70 Non-Members/Residents ....$75
                                         Wildfire Dance Ages: 6-9 years – 8 Sessions                                                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80
                                         2700.802               Tues – 9/27 - 11/15                   5:25 - 6:25 pm
                                         2700.803               Tues – 11/29 - 1/24*                  5:25 - 6:25 pm
                                         *No class 12/27
                                         Fees: Members ....$90 Non-Members/Residents ....$95
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$99



                                               PRESCHOOL & KINDER DANCE
                                         PRESCHOOL & KINDER DANCE (Presented by Studio 82)
                                         Bring the magic of the arts alive this fall with Studio 82 and the Strongsville Rec
                                         with dance classes designed to both educate and inspire young dancers! These
                                         45-minute classes utilize the combination of dance with music, games, props (and
                                         more!) to create exciting and developmentally appropriate classes. All classes will
                                         be held at Studio 82 (located at 13499 W. 130th – at the corner of W. 130th & Route
                                         82) and taught by members of Studio 82’s Dance Faculty.
                                         PRESCHOOL BALLET (without adult) (Studio 82)
                                         The perfect class for those budding ballerinas-to-be!! This class introduces basic dance
                                         concepts and positions, creative movement, and musical awareness and appreciation.
                                         Ages: 3-4 years            Class Limit: 12                   8 Sessions
                                         2700.804                   Tues – 9/27 - 11/15               10:30 - 11:15 am
                                         2700.805                   Wed – 9/28 - 11/16                10:30 - 11:15 am
                                         Fees: Members ....$70 Non-Members/Residents ....$75
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80
                                         BASIC ACRO & TUMBLING 3-5 YEARS (without adult) (Studio 82)
                                         Develop basic motor skills while developing strength and flexibility. Some of the
                                         skills covered include forward and backward somersaults, handstands, cartwheels,
                                         and other basic tumbling skills.
                                         Ages: 3-5 years            Class Limit: 12                   8 Sessions
                                         2700.806                   Tues – 9/27 - 11/15               9:45 - 11:15 am
                                         Fees: Members ....$70 Non-Members/Residents ....$75
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80
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PERFECT PRINCESS PARTY (without adult) (Studio 82)                                                                  FANCY NANCY CHRISTMAS PARTY (without adult) (Studio 82)
Our princesses will join us for special princess games, dances, stories, crafts, a snack                            Break out your fanciest apparel as we get ready for one FANCY Christmas party! Class
and more! Be sure to wear your prettiest princess dress or leotard as we celebrate                                  time will include some very fancy dancing, games, stories, craft, as snack and more!
all things princess!!                                                                                               We’re sure this is one FANCY Christmas party you’re not going to want to miss!!
Ages: 3-5 years                         Class Limit: 12                           1 Class                           Ages: 3-5 years                          Class Limit: 12                         1 Class
2700.808                                Fri – 10/7                                10:00 am - 12:00 pm               2700.809                                 Fri – 12/2                              10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fees: Members ....$15                  Non-Members ....$20                                                          Fees: Members ....$15                  Non-Members ....$20



                                                                    PRESCHOOL RECREATION CLASSES
PRESCHOOL OPEN GYM (Auxiliary Gym)                                                                                  MINI’S IN MOTION (Auxiliary Gym)
Bring your kids and have a great time playing with our toys. Various gym equipment                                  During this gym class, you and your child will explore the wonder of movement.
and activities will be available for your use. This program is unsupervised but you                                 Emphasis is on developing hand-eye coordination, large motor development,
need to check in at the front desk. If Strongsville schools are cancelled, open                                     listening skills, following directions and social interaction. This is a “together class”
gym will not be held.                                                                                               with parent/caregiver participating.
Ages: 18 months - 5 years                                                                                           Ages: 18 m - 3 yrs (with adult participation)
                                                                                                                    Class Limit: 12               4 or 5 Classes
Wed – 9/7 - 12/14*                      10:30 am - 12:30 pm




                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Youth Recreation & Enrichment Programs
                                                                                                                    2900.804                        Mon – 8/29 - 9/26* (4 classes)                      11:30 am - 12:15 pm
*No open gym on 11/23                                                                                               2900.805                        Mon – 10/3 - 10/31 (5 classes)                      11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Fees:                                                                Punch Cards also available:                    2900.806                        Mon – 11/7 - 12/12* (5 classes)                     11:30 am - 12:15 pm
First Child..................................................$2      10 Punch Card ..................$15            *No class 9/5 & 11/21
Each Additional Child............................$1                  20 Punch Card..................$25
Under 18 Months ..................................FREE!                                                             Fees:                                         4 Classes 5 Classes
                                                                                                                    Members..............................................$21 ..................$26
                                                                                                                    Non Members/Residents................$24 ..................$30
THE MUSIC CLASS (Conference Room)                                                                                   Non-Members/Non-Residents......$28 ..................$35
This high energy music and movement program allows siblings to attend together
in a single developmentally appropriate, play-based class. Caregivers attend with
children as we focus on providing a positive learning environment with lots of                                      PONY CAMP JUNIOR (Pony Tales Farm)
singing, dancing, jumping, and instrument play. This winter session features “The                                   Held at Pony Tails Farm: 13360 Cowley Rd., Columbia Station, Ohio 44028. Learn
Giraffe Collection” materials (CD and activity book, purchase is required). Brought                                 to groom ponies, play with them and ride them. Wear long, loose-fitting pants
to us by First Chair Music Programs. Infants who are not yet 8 months old are free                                  and flat shoes (tennis shoes are okay). Bring a bike or riding helmet to each class.
but still must register.                                                                                            Parents are responsible for transportation to and from Pony Tales Farm. Classes
                                                                                                                    held rain or shine.
Ages: 0 - 5 yrs (with adult participation)
Class Limit: 14                10 Classes                                                                           Ages: 2-6 years                          Class Limit: 10                         2 Classes

2900.800                        Mon – 9/12 - 11/14 (10 week session)                        10:00 - 10:45 am        2900.807                                 Wed – 9/7 - 9/14                        3:45 - 4:30 pm
                                                                                                                    2900.808                                 Sat – 10/15 - 10/22                     9:30 - 10:15 am
Fees:                            Members Non-Members                                                                2900.809                                 Sat – 11/5 - 11/12                      11:15 am - 12:00 pm
One Child..............................$110....................$120
Two Children........................$180....................$200                                                    Fees:
Three Children ....................$240 ..................$260                                                      Members ..................................................$35
                                                                                                                    Non-Members/Residents ....................$39
*Material Fee: Please bring in an additional $35 per family, paid to instructor at                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$43
first class.

                                                                                                                    GAMES AND GIGGLES (Meeting Room)
DOODLE BUGS: ONCE UPON A FRIDAY (Meeting Room)                                                                      Come have fun playing all sorts of games and activities. Join in all the classics
Once upon a Friday, we shared our favorite stories with our friends. Each week will                                 like Duck-Duck-Goose, Red Rover, Red Light – Green Light and many more.
do a craft, have a snack and play games based on the book or theme of the day of                                    Dress to be active and bring a water bottle for a drink. This class will start off
the day!! This is a “together class” with parent/caregiver participating.                                           in the meeting room.
Ages: 18 m - 3 yrs (with adult participation)                                                                       Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)
Class Limit: 12                4 or 5 Classes                                                                       Class Limit: 12               4 Classes
2900.801                        Fri – 9/9 - 9/30 (4 classes)                          10:00 - 10:45 am              2900.810                        Tues – 9/6 - 9/27 (4 classes)                       10:00 - 10:45 am
2900.802                        Fri – 10/7 - 11/4 (5 classes)                         10:00 - 10:45 am
2900.803                        Fri – 11/11 - 12/16* (5 classes)                      10:00 - 10:45 am              *No class 11/24

*No class 11/25                                                                                                     Fees:
                                                                                                                    Members..............................................$24
Fees:                                          4 Classes 5 Classes                                                  Non Members/Residents................$26
Members..............................................$24 ..................$30                                      Non-Members/Non-Residents......$28
Non Members/Residents................$26 ..................$34
Non-Members/Non-Residents......$28 ..................$36


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                                                                                                      PRESCHOOL RECREATION CLASSES cont.
                                         PEE WEE CHEFS (Meeting Room)                                                                                   KID KAPERS (Meeting Room)
                                         Let’s get cooking! We’re going to measure, mix, pour, cook, set the table and clean                            Kid Kapers is a one day program with a different them each week. In class, we will
                                         up. We will also discuss food groups, nutrition and table manners. Menus include a                             take imaginative trips with a story, art project, snack and ots of fun games. The
                                         snack, breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert. Different foods are prepared each                                 various class themes are listed below.
                                         session and children eat what they cook.
                                                                                                                                                        Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)
                                         Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)                                                                                Class Limit: 14        1 Class
                                         Class Limit: 12        5 Classes
                                                                                                                                                                           Dates                     Theme                                             Time
                                         2900.811                               Tues – 10/4 - 11/1                        10:00 am - 10:45 am           2900.816           Thurs – 9/8               This Little Friend of Mine                        10:00 - 11:00 am
                                                                                                                                                        2900.817           Thurs – 9/15              The Great Outdoors                                10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         Fees: Members ....$35 Non-Members/Residents ....$38                                                            2900.818           Thurs – 9/22              A Preschool Picnic                                10:00 - 11:00 am
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents......$41                                                                       2900.819           Thurs – 9/29              Autumn Apples                                     10:00 - 11:00 am
                                                                                                                                                        2900.820           Thurs – 10/6              Community Helpers                                 10:00 - 11:00 am
                                                                                                                                                        2900.821           Thurs – 10/13             The Wild West                                     10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         PEE WEE PICASSOS (Meeting Room)                                                                                2900.822           Thurs – 10/20             Preschool Pumpkin Patch                           10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         Pablo Picasso once said, “Every child is an artist.” In this class, children will learn                        2900.823           Thurs – 10/27             Trick-Or-Treat                                    10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         the fundamentals of art – color, line, shape, form & texture. We will draw, paint,                             2900.824           Thurs – 11/3              Escape to Pirate Cove                             10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         do things with paper, cloth or string, and mold or sculpt. Each session children will                          2900.825           Thurs – 11/10             Jungle Safari                                     10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         make different art projects.                                                                                   2900.826           Thurs – 11/17             Turkey Bowl                                       10:00 - 11:00 am
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                                                                                                                                                        2900.827           Thurs – 12/1              Knights In Shining Armor                          10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)                                                                                2900.828           Thurs – 12/8              The Preschool Express                             10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         Class Limit: 12        5 Classes                                                                               2900.829           Thurs – 12/15             Jingle Bell Rock                                  10:00 - 11:00 am
                                         2900.812                               Tues – 11/8 - 12/13*                      10:00 - 10:45 am              Fees:                                         3 Classes*                         1 Class
                                         *No class 11/22                                                                                                Members ............................................$36 ............................$13
                                                                                                                                                        Non Members/Residents ..............$37 ............................$14
                                         Fees: Members ....$35 Non-Members/Residents ....$38                                                            Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$38 ............................$15
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents......$41
                                                                                                                                                        *All 3 Sessions must be purchased at the same time.

                                         ALPHABET ANTICS (Meeting Room)
                                         “Why is the alphabet in that order? Is it because of that song?” asked Dr. Seuss. Learn                        YOUNG REMBRANDTS PRESCHOOL DRAWING (Meeting Room)
                                         the ABS’s through stories, art projects and games based on the letter of the week.                             Young students are so eager to learn, and a joy to teach. Young Rembrandts
                                                                                                                                                        instructors provide a nurturing and strong learning environment that expands
                                         Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)                                                                                Pre-schoolers’ image vocabulary as they draw familiar images such as fish, teddy
                                         Class Limit: 12        4 or 5 Classes                                                                          bears, rainbows and cowboys. We’ll concentrate on the skills of drawing and
                                                                                                                                                        coloring while we develop fine motor skills, focus, listening, staying on task,
                                         2900.813                       Wed – 9/7 - 9/28 (4 Classes)                         10:30 - 10:45 am           patience and spatial organization.
                                         2900.814                       Wed – 10/5 - 11/2 (5 Classes)                        10:30 - 10:45 am
                                         2900.815                       Wed – 11/9 - 12/14* (5 Classes)                      10:30 - 10:45 am           Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)
                                                                                                                                                        Class Limit: 12        6 Classes
                                         *No class 11/23
                                                                                                                                                        2900.833                                 Tues – 9/20 - 10/25                               5:30 - 6:15 pm
                                         Fees:                                          4 Classes 5 Classes                                             2900.834                                 Tues – 11/1 - 12/13*                              5:30 - 6:15 pm
                                         Members..............................................$24 ..................$30
                                         Non Members/Residents................$26 ..................$34
                                         Non-Members/Non-Residents......$28 ..................$36                         A B C ’s                      *No class 11/22
                                                                                                                                                        Fees:
                                                                                                                                                        Members ..................................................$70
                                                                                                                                                        Non-Members/Residents ....................$75
                                                                                                                                                        Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$80
                                         LITTLE EINSTEINS (Meeting Room)
                                         Albert Einstein once said, “The important thing is not to stop
                                         questioning.” Children are naturally curious how things work.                                 NEW              STRETCH-N-GROW (Conference Room)
                                         In this science class, we will explore simple science through age                                   !          “The Fabulously Fun Fitness Program For Kids”
                                         appropriate materials and experiments. We will promote discovery,
                                         learning and independent thinking.                                                                             This class is 30-minutes of continuous, fun, safe and effective exercises designed for
                                         Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)                                                                                young children. Stretch-n-Grow teaches the importance of exercise and the perils of
                                         Class Limit: 12        4 or 5 Classes                                                                          inactivity. Invest in the future and give your children a head start to healthy living!

                                         2900.830                       Fri – 9/9 - 9/30 (4 classes)                         11:30 am - 12:15 pm        Ages: 3-5 years (without adult)
                                         2900.831                       Fri – 10/7 - 11/4 (5 classes)                        11:30 am - 12:15 pm        Class Limit: 12        4 Classes
                                         2900.832                       Fri – 11/11 - 12/16* (5 classes)                     11:30 am - 12:15 pm        2900.835                                 Tues – 9/27 - 10/18                               5:30 - 6:00 pm
                                         *No class 11/25                                                                                                Fees:
                                         Fees:                                          4 Classes 5 Classes                                             Members ..................................................$30
                                         Members..............................................$28 ..................$35                                 Non-Members/Residents ....................$34
                                         Non Members/Residents................$30 ..................$38                                                 Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$38
                                         Non-Members/Non-Residents......$33 ..................$41

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                                                             PRESCHOOL RECREATION CLASSES cont.
MATH 4 MINIS (Meeting Room)                                                                                    SPORTIES FOR SHORTIES (Auxiliary Gym)
Math helps children to make sense of the world around them, by way                                             Lets play ball! Children will learn the basic skills of various tem sports. Then, we’ll
of reasoning and problem-solving. Join us as we discover the world                                             have a game at the end of class. Join us for some fun as we play a different sport
of number! Through age-appropriate materials and games, children      NEW                                      each week.
                                                                         !
will learn mathematical concepts as they sort, classify, count, learn
numbers and do simple addition.                                                                                Ages: 4-5 years (without adult)
                                                                                                               Class Limit: 14        4 or 5 Classes
Ages: 4-5 years (without adult)
Class Limit: 10        4 or 5 Classes                                                                          2900.839                       Tues – 9/8 - 9/29 (4 classes)                        11:30 am - 12:15 pm
                                                                                                               2900.840                       Tues – 10/6 - 11/3 (5 classes)                       11:30 am - 12:15 pm
2900.836                       Tues – 9/6 - 9/27 (4 Classes)                        11:30 am - 12:15 pm        2900.841                       Tues – 11/10 - 12/15* (5 classes)                    11:30 am - 12:15 pm
2900.837                       Tues – 10/4 - 11/1 (5 Classes)                       11:30 am - 12:15 pm
2900.838                       Tues – 11/8 - 12/13* (5 Classes)                     11:30 am - 12:15 pm        *No class 11/24
*No class 11/22                                                                                                Fees:                                         4 Classes 5 Classes
                                                                                                               Members..............................................$21 ..................$26
Fees:                                          4 Classes 5 Classes                                             Non Members/Residents................$24 ..................$30
Members..............................................$28 ..................$35                                 Non-Members/Non-Residents......$28 ..................$35
Non Members/Residents................$30 ..................$38
Non-Members/Non-Residents......$33 ..................$41




                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Youth Recreation & Enrichment Programs
                                                                                  YOUTH PROGRAMS
WINTER DAY CAMP (Meeting Room)                                                                                 KUMON MATH & READING CENTER OF STRONGSVILLE
The Ehrnfelt Recreation Center will be offering these 1-day camps for children ages                            All classes held at Kumon – 20884 Royalton Road, Strongsville, Ohio 44136
6-13. Activities will include arts and crafts, organized games, swimming, movies and                           Once registered please contact Kumon Center prior to your first class to set up an
much more. Please send children with a lunch and drink, bathing suit and towel                                 appointment for a free assessment at 440-878-4900.
every day. Children must wear tennis shoes. PLEASE REGISTER AT LEAST ONE
WEEK PRIOR TO THE START OF EACH PROGRAM!                                                                       READING CAMP (Kumon Math & Reading Center of Strongsville)
Each day send children with:                                                                                   An individualized, supplemental reading program for students for pre-school through
Lunch • Drink • Bathing Suit • Towel • Tennis Shoes                                                            high school, this program builds confidence. Enrollees can stay for as little or as
                                                                                                               much time as they want within the 4:00 - 7:00 pm time frame.
Ages: 6-13 years                       Class Limit: 35                           1 Class
                                                                                                               15-20 minutes of daily practice provides:
2500.800                               Thurs – 12/22                             9:00 am - 4:00 pm             Mastery of the basics,
2500.801                               Fri – 12/23                               9:00 am - 4:00 pm             Improved concentration & study habits
2500.802                               Mon – 12/26                               9:00 am - 4:00 pm             Increased self-discipline & self confidence
2500.803                               Tue – 12/27                               9:00 am - 4:00 pm
2500.804                               Wed – 12/28                               9:00 am - 4:00 pm             Ages: 3-18 years
2500.805                               Thurs – 12/29                             9:00 am - 4:00 pm
2500.806                               Fri – 12/30                               9:00 am - 4:00 pm             2200.800                 Mon & Thurs – 9/5 - 9/29     Anytime from 4:00 - 7:00 pm
2500.807                               Mon – 1/2                                 9:00 am - 4:00 pm             2200.801                 Mon & Thurs – 10/3 - 10/27 Anytime from 4:00 - 7:00 pm
                                                                                                               2200.802                 Mon & Thurs – 10/31 - 11/28* Anytime from 4:00 - 7:00 pm
Fees:
                                                                                                               *No class 11/24
Members ..................................................$30/Day
Non-Members/Residents ....................$35/Day                                                              Fees: Members ..$125 Non-Members/Residents..$140
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$40/Day                                                                          Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$145
*Before & After Camp: A separate flat rate of $3 will be charged for any portion of
time between 7:00 am and 8:49 am, and an additional $3 for any portion of time                                 MATH CAMP (Kumon Math & Reading Center of Strongsville)
between 4:11 pm and 6:00 pm.
                                                                                                               An individualized, supplemental math program for students for pre-school through
                                                                                                               high school, this program builds confidence. Enrollees can spend as little or as much
                                                                                                               time as they want within the 4:00 - 7:00 pm time frame.
  CANCELLATION POLICY FOR DAY CAMPS
                                                                                                               15-20 minutes of daily practice provides:
  If an individual wants to cancel enrollment in day camp, it must be
  requested at least 7 days prior to the first day of camp. REFUNDS WILL                                       Mastery of the basics                                                            2+4=6
  NOT BE GIVEN if requested less than 7 DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST                                                Improved concentration & study habits
  DAY OF CAMP. Individuals assume the risk of changes in health or personal
  schedules. However, a doctor's statement can be presented to the Ehrnfelt
                                                                                                               Increased self-discipline & self confidence
                                                                                                                                                                                                6 x 5 = 30
                                                                                                               Ages: 3-18 years
  Recreation Center for review. For those wishing a refund by check or credit
  card, a $5 administrative fee or 20%, which ever is greater,                                                 2200.803                 Mon & Thurs – 9/5 - 9/29     Anytime from 4:00 - 7:00 pm
  will be deducted from the amount originally paid for all refunds granted.                                    2200.804                 Mon & Thurs – 10/3 - 10/27 Anytime from 4:00 - 7:00 pm
                                                                                                               2200.805                 Mon & Thurs – 10/31 - 11/28* Anytime from 4:00 - 7:00 pm
                                                                                                               *No class 11/24
                                                                                                               Fees: Members ..$125 Non-Members/Residents..$140
                                                                                                                     Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$145

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                                                                                                        YOUTH PROGRAMS
                                         THE SCIENCE, MYSTERY, AND HISTORY                                                              YOUNG REMBRANDTS ELEMENTARY DRAWING (Meeting Room)
                                         BEHIND INDIANA JONES (Meeting Room)                                                            Let’s get ready to draw amazing things together!Our elementary-age curriculum is
                                         Do you want to learn about the science and truth behind Indiana Jones? In this                 designed to teach basic to advanced drawing skills, art techniques and vocabulary.
                                         class students will learn about early 20th century explorers, learn about the creepy           We believe that drawing is the bedrock skill required for future artistic success. We
                                         crawlers in Indiana Jones films, learn about the true Ark of the Covenant, Sankara             give them skills to express their creativity, and believe that all children can – and
                                         Stones, Holy Grail, and crystal skulls. Students will experience their favorite scenes         should – learn to draw. We provide all materials and brand new subject matter every
                                         from the movie as they race to get the crystal skull and more.                                 week! Students will learn advanced art techniques including portraiture, perspective
                                                                                                                                        and color theory, as well as art history; all in a positive, nurturing environment. You’ll
                                         Grades: 4th-8th            Class Limit: 25                   6 Sessions                        see increased art abilities, learning skills, self-confidence and self-esteem.
                                         2200.806                   Thurs – 9/29 - 11/3               6:00 - 7:30 pm                    Ages: 6-12 years            Class Limit: 18                   6 Classes
                                         Fees: Members ....$75 Non-Members/Residents ....$80                                            2200.812                    Tues – 9/20 - 10/25               6:30 - 7:30 pm
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$85                                                        2200.813                    Tues – 11/1 - 12/13*              6:30 - 7:30 pm
                                                                                                                                        *No class 11/22
                                         PONY CAMP (Pony Tales Farm)
                                                                                                                                        Fees: Members ....$70 Non-Members/Residents ....$75
                                         Learn introductory riding basics, general horse care, grooming, saddling, bridling,                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$80
                                         safety issues and stable care. Students will receive individual attention. Each student
                                         should wear long, loose-fitting pants and flat shoes (tennis shoes are okay). Bring a
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                                         bike or riding helmet to each class. Parents are responsible for transportation to
                                         and from Pony Tales farm. Weight limit of 125 lbs. Classes are held rain or shine.
                                                                                                                                        CRIME SCENE CAMP (Meeting Room)
                                         Pony Tales location: 13360 Cowley Rd., Columbia Station, Ohio 44028.                           Join us for a day of Crime Scene Camp where you will learn about Forensics.
                                                                                                                                        Meet a member of the K-9 unit, learn about Fingerprints, shoe and dental
                                         Ages: 6-12 years           Class Limit: 8                    4 Classes                         impressions, documenting a crime scene and preserving evidence. You will learn
                                                                                                                                        the many ways in which scientists use forensics to solve crimes. This will include
                                         2200.807                   Wed – 9/7 - 9/28                  5:00 - 6:00 pm                    hands on experiments and demonstrations you won't want to miss! So join us
                                         2200.808                   Sat – 10/8 - 10/29                10:30 - 11:30 am                  for a day of fun and learning!
                                         2200.809                   Sat – 11/5 - 11/26                10:00 - 11:00 am
                                                                                                                                        Grades: 4th-7th             Class Limit: 20                   1 Class
                                         Fees: Members ....$77 Non-Members/Residents ....$81
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$85                                                        2200.815                    Sat – 9/17                        10:00 am - 2:00 pm
                                                                                                                                        2200.816                    Tues – 12/27                      4:00 - 8:00 pm

                                         KIDZART (Meeting Room)                                                                         Fees: Members ....$75 Non-Members/Residents ....$79
                                                                                                                                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$83
                                         KidzArt is back this Fall at the Strongsville Recreation Center offering students
                                         access to over 18 different mediums! Join us with our award winning curriculum
                                         that guarantees to improve academic performance. Fall 2011 has all new, all                    VIDEO GAME DESIGN w/GAME MAKER (Conference Room)
                                         exciting projects featuring Prismacolor Markers, Oil Pastels, Watercolors, Charcoal,
                                         Foil Creations, and of course our Sculpey Clay projects!                                       Design cool video games with Game Maker and play them at home. Using a
                                                                                                                                        graphical programming language on the computer, kids create their own video
                                         Grades: K-4th              Class Limit: 20                   5 Classes                         games that will play on any Windows computer. Learn the basics of game design in
                                                                                                                                        class and take home the software and games on a USB drive. No previous game
                                         2200.810                   Wed – 9/21 - 10/26*               4:30 - 5:30 pm                    design experience needed.
                                         2200.811                   Wed – 11/2 - 12/7*                4:30 - 5:30 pm
                                                                                                                                        Grades: 4th-8th             Class Limit: 12                   5 Classes
                                         *No class 10/12 & 11/23
                                                                                                                                        2200.817                    Sat – 9/24 - 10/22                1:00 - 4:00 pm
                                         Fees: Members ....$75 Non-Members/Residents ....$80
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$85                                                        Fees: Members ....$168 Non-Members/Residents ....$173
                                                                                                                                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$178


                                         JUNIOR ROBOTICS w/LEGO WEDO (Conference Room)                                                  STAGE2SCREEN: WORKSHOP 1 (Sr. Art Studio)
                                         Description: Build and program robotic animals with LEGO WeDo motors and                       Acting for the camera workshop 1 is designed for the beginning to intermediate
                                         sensors. Using a simple graphical programming language on the computer,                        actor who wants a deeper understanding of working in the film and television
                                         children instruct their robots how to move and act. Build a monkey that beats                  world. Classes will explore the various genres within film and television. You will
                                         different patterns on a drum. Program an alligator to eat fish from your hand. Learn           learn to improvise and to perform cold readings for auditions, as well as monologue
                                         how motors work with gears and pulleys. No previous robotics experience needed                 preparation. Here is a chance to discover your own unique talents, and to gain
                                                                                                                                        the confidence that can lead you to a new career in television, and film.
                                         Grades: 1st-4th             Class Limit: 12                  5 Classes
                                                                                                                                        Ages: 12-16 years           Class Limit: 12                   8 Classes
                                         2200.814                    Sat – 9/24 - 10/22               9:00 am - 12:00 pm
                                                                                                                                        2200.818                    Sat – 10/1 - 11/19                12:00 - 2:00 pm
                                         Fees: Members ....$168 Non-Members/Residents ....$173
                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$178                                                       Fees: Members ..$132 Non-Members/Residents ..$140
                                                                                                                                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$145



                                               Don’t Forget to Look Into WINTER DAY CAMP! See Page 27 for more details.
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STAGE2SCREEN: WORKSHOP 2 (Sr. Art Studio)                                                                                ADULT HORSEBACK RIDING (Pony Tales Farm)
This advanced course is for actors who have completed workshop 1, or for the more                                        If you have never ridden or it’s been a long time since you have, this is a change
experienced actor that want to strengthen their craft and learn something new. You will                                  to get back in the saddle! This is a condensed over-view of the basics of riding with
learn advanced techniques to improve your auditioning skills, and help you get cast in                                   some education of the horses and equipment. You can do as little or go as far as you
your next big role. Course Work Will Include: Screen work on DVD, two contrasting                                        wish. Held at Pony Tails Farm: 13360 Cowley Rd., Columbia Station, Ohio 44028.
monologues for auditions, headshot on CD, and industry standard resume.
                                                                                                                         Ages: 13 & over            Class Limit: 4                  3 Sessions
Ages: 12-16 years              Class Limit: 12                           8 Classes
                                                                                                                         2407.803                   Mon – 9/12 - 9/26               6:00 - 7:00 pm
2200.819                       Sat – 10/1 - 11/19                        2:00 - 4:00 pm                                  2407.804                   Tues – 10/4 - 10/18             5:45 - 6:45 pm
                                                                                                                         2407.805                   Wed – 11/3 - 11/17              5:30 - 6:30 pm
Fees: Members ..$180 Non-Members/Residents ..$185
      Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$190                                                                                   Fees: Members ....$82 Non-Members/Residents ....$85
                                                                                                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$88

TEEN ACTING CLASS: INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED (Meeting Room)
Fall Workshop: A 3-hour acting workshop for teens looking to learn and grow
as actors (all levels are welcome, as the workshop is tailored to the individual).
Students will get a crash course in improvisation, monologue and scene study
                                                                                                                              Calling All Kids & Adults!
and audition preparation.
Ages: 14-19 years              Class Limit: 15                           1 Day Workshop                                   KIDS GARAGE SALE
2200.820                       Sat – 10/22                               11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Youth Recreation & Enrichment Programs
Fees: Members ....$36 Non-Members/Residents ....$39
      Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$42                                                                                                     9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Instructor:                                                                                                                         Reserve a table to sell your gently used maternity,
Arian May has studied acting and movement for actors at Otterbein College in                                                       baby and kids items. Or, just come and shop over
Columbus, Ohio (where she received her degree) and The Atlantic Theater                                                         50 tables of toys, clothes, small furniture and accessories.
Company in New York City. Arian has taught acting, scene study, audition
preparation, movement for actors and beginner dance in performing arts schools                                           2800.855 • 5 – Foot Table – $11 • 2800.888 • 8 – Foot Table – $15
around Cleveland including Fairmount Performing Arts, The Beck Center and Solon
Center for the Arts. She has been an assistant teacher in Carnegie Mellon's Pre-                                                     Please Note: There is a two table limit per family
College drama program. She has also taught young actors at the Pittsburgh Public
Theater and The Center for Theater Arts.                                                                                                             Register Now!

                  ADULT PROGRAMS                                                                                             STRONGSVILLE
DOG OBEDIENCE (West Event Center**)
This course will cover heeling/sitting, sit/stay, down/stay, stand/stay and come when
called. These commands will help you to bring out the best in your pet.
                                                                                                                           YOUTH COMMISSION
**PLEASE ENTER WITH DOGS THROUGH EVENT CENTER DOORS.
Instructor: David Moore of “Doo the Dog”
Ages: 18 & over                Class Limit: 20                           6 Sessions
2407.800                       Mon – 9/12 - 10/17                        7:00 - 8:00 pm
2407.801                       Mon – 11/7 - 12/12                        7:00 - 8:00 pm
REQUIREMENTS FOR CLASS:                             Fees (Price is per pet):
• Pets must be a minimum of 4 months old            Members ..................................................$80
• 6 foot leash and choker chain                     Non-Members/Residents ....................$86
• Proof of pets vaccination for 1st class meeting   Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$92                               The Strongsville Youth Commission is a group of high school
                                                                                                                            students and adult mentors living in Strongsville working
STAGE2SCREEN: WORKSHOP 1 (Sr. Art Studio)                                                                                      towards enhancing their community. The SYC gives
Acting for the camera workshop 1 is designed for the beginning to intermediate                                              sophomores, juniors, and seniors the chance to develop
actor who wants a deeper understanding of working in the film and television                                                leadership skills, learn business skills, get involved in the
world. Classes will explore the various genres within film and television. You will
learn to improvise and to perform cold readings for auditions, as well as monologue                                             community and develop programs for their peers.
preparation. Here is a chance to discover your own unique talents, and to gain
the confidence that can lead you to a new career in television, and film. Watch for                                                             The SYC website is
Workshop 2 to be offered in our Winter bulletin.
                                                                                                                               www.strongsville.org/html/youth_commission.html
Ages: 17 & over                Class Limit: 12                           8 Classes
2407.802                       Mon – 9/19 - 11/17                        6:30 - 8:00 pm                                       For more information or to volunteer, contact Kristen Nykiel,
                                                                                                                                   SYC/Recreation Supervisor, at 580-3260 or email
Fees: Members ..$132 Non-Members/Residents ..$140
      Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$145                                                                                                      Kristen.Nykiel@strongsville.org.
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                                        STRONGSVILLE OUTDOOR FAMILY HALLOWEEN HULLABALOO                                              ROCKIN’ AT THE REC (Event Center)
                                        Friday, October 21, 2011 • 6:00 - 9:00 pm at the Cleveland Metroparks                         Open to: 6th, 7th, and 8th graders, Strongsville Residents ONLY.
                                        Chalet. Everyone is welcome!!!
                                                                                                                                      Fridays, 6:30-9:30 pm
                                        Come enjoy our family Halloween party. Candy, games, a hayride, hay maze,
                                        pumpkin decorating, crafts, cookie decorating, and delicious Halloween treats                 September 9, 2011           January 20, 2012           April 20, 2012
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                                        make for a fun-filled evening. Limited number of tickets go on sale beginning                 October 7, 2011             February 17, 2012          June 8, 2012
                                        Tuesday, August 30 at the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center front desk.                              November 11, 2011           March 16, 2012
                                        Fees: Under 1 year: Free • 1-2 years: $5 • 3 years & up: $8                                   Tickets are $5 pre-sale/$10 at the door (if not sold out).

                                        KIDS GARAGE SALE (Event Center)                                                               Tickets are sold at the Strongsville Spirit Shop in the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center
                                        Saturday, October 15, 2011 • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm                                               9:30 am - 1:30 pm and 5:00 - 8:00 pm on Wednesday and Thursday the week
                                                                                                                                      of the dance.
                                        Reserve a table to sell your gently used maternity, baby and kids items. Or, just come
                                        and shop over 50 tables of toys, clothes, small furniture and accessories.
                                        2800.855 ............ 5 – Foot Table – $11   2800.888............ 8 – Foot Table – $15        BREAKFAST WITH SANTA CLAUS (Event Center)
                                                                                                                                      Saturday, December 3, 2011 • 9:00 am at the Event Center in the Ehrnfelt
                                        Please note: There is a two table limit per family. Register Now!
                                                                                                                                      Recreation Center. A very “Merry” time open to all!
                                                                                                                                      Family Style Breakfast Includes:
                                                                                                                                      Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, bacon, orange juice, coffee, tea and milk.
                                                                                                                                      Each family will receive a souvenir photo with the jolly elf himself. Limited
                                                                                                                                      number of tickets on sale beginning Monday, November 1, at the Ehrnfelt
                                                                                                                                      Recreation Center front desk.
                                                                                                                                      Fees: Under 1 year: Free • 1-2 years: $5 • 3 years & up: $8
                                                                                                                                      Presented by the Strongsville Recreation Department & The Strongsville Rotary Club.


                                                                                                                                      BAKE SALES!
                                                                                                                                      The Avenue is available to hold your NON-PROFIT organization’s BAKE SALE.
                                                                                                                                      Please call at 580-3270 for more info.


                                                                                                                                      THE STRONGSVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET
                                                                                                                                      (13213 Pearl Road, north of Rt. 82)
                                                                                                                                      (3600.419) Thursdays • 3:00 - 7:00 pm • August 5 - September 30
                                                                                                                                      Come and visit the Strongsville Farmers’ Market featuring
                                                                                                                                      fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, honey, jellies, and baked
                                                                                                                                      goods all from local farmers. The Farmers’ Market is
                                                                                                                                      held at 13213 Pearl Road, north of route 82 behind the
                                                                                                                                      Communication Building (former library). See you
                                                                                                                                      at the market! For more information please call
                                                                                                                                      Joe DeCarlo at 580-3275




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                                                                 INDIVIDUAL & TEAM
                                                                 SPORTS PROGRAMS
                                                                        Recreation Supervisor, Jason Keppler




                Jason Keppler can be reached at the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center at (440) 580-3260, ext. 5280.

YOUTH PROGRAMS                                                                                       YOUTH PROGRAMS cont.
LEVEL 1 – BEGINNERS GYMNASTICS                                                                       LEVEL 4 – ADVANCED GYMNASTICS – TEAM B
(Head Over Heels – 11985 Prospect Road)                                                              (Head Over Heels – 11985 Prospect Road)
Basic gymnastics skills will be taught on floor, beam, bars and vault, including                     MUST BE TESTED TO BE IN THIS CLASS. This is for the beginning competitor
forward & backward rolls, cartwheels and bridges. This program is not affiliated                     for Level 4. All USA Gymnastics Level 4 routines will be learned on all events. This
with Head Over Heels. In-person registration is required.                                            level will qualify everyone to compete in Level 4 meets. Meets are optional and




                                                                                                                                                                                            Individual & Team Sports Programs
                                                                                                     fees are not included in your registration fee. This program is not affiliated with
Ages: 5-12 years                        Class Limit: 20                  13 Sessions                 Head Over Heels. In-person registration is required.
7000.801                                Sun – 9/11 - 12/11*              3:00 - 4:00 pm              Ages: 5-16 years                         Class Limit: 20         13 Sessions
7000.802                                Sun – 9/11 - 12/11*              4:00 - 5:00 pm
                                                                                                     7000.805                                 Sun – 9/11 - 12/11*     7:00 - 9:00 pm
*No class 11/27, ending date subject to change
                                                                                                     *No class 11/27, ending date subject to change
Fees:
Members ..................................................$105                                       Fees:
Non-Members/Residents ....................$115                                                       Members ..................................................$140
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$120                                                             Non-Members/Residents ....................$150
                                                                                                     Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$155
LEVEL 2 – ADVANCED BEGINNERS GYMNASTICS
(Head Over Heels – 11985 Prospect Road)                                                              GIRLS’ 4th-6th VOLLEYBALL CLINIC
The beginners’ skills will continue to be taught for this level. This program is not                 (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Auxiliary Gym)
affiliated with Head Over Heels. In-person registration is required.
                                                                                                     If you are looking to learn how to play volleyball or improve your skills, then this
Ages: 5-12 years                        Class Limit: 20                  13 Sessions                 clinic is for you!

7000.803                                Sun – 9/11 - 12/11*              5:00 - 6:00 pm              Grades: 4th-6th                          Class Limit: 24         8 Weeks

*No class 11/27, ending date subject to change                                                       7000.806                                 Tues – 9/6 - 10/25      4:45 - 6:15 pm

Fees:                                                                                                Fees:
Members ..................................................$105                                       Members ..................................................$54
Non-Members/Residents ....................$115                                                       Non-Members/Residents ....................$62
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$120                                                             Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$70

LEVEL 3 – INTERMEDIATE GYMNASTICS                                                                    GIRLS’ 6th-8th VOLLEYBALL CLINIC
(Head Over Heels – 11985 Prospect Road)                                                              (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Auxiliary Gym)
Review beginners’ skills and learn the following new skills:                                         If you are looking to learn how to play volleyball or improve your skills, then this
Floor – kickout of bridge, back extension roll, round offs, front limbers and leaps                  clinic is for you!
Bars – Front pullover on low bar, back hip circle
Beam – Scale, 3/4 hand step, leap                                                                    Grades: 6th-8th                          Class Limit: 24         6 Weeks
Vault – Front handspring to flat back position                                                       7000.838                                 Tues – 11/8 - 12/13     4:45 - 6:15 pm
This program is not affiliated with Head Over Heels. In-person registration is
                                                                                                     Fees:
required.
                                                                                                     Members ..................................................$41
Ages: 5-16 years                        Class Limit: 20                  13 Sessions                 Non-Members/Residents ....................$49
                                                                                                     Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$57
7000.804                                Sun – 9/11 - 12/11*              6:00 - 7:00 pm
*No class 11/27, ending date subject to change
Fees:
                                                                                                           Youth Basketball League Sponsors Needed!
Members ..................................................$105                                                Sponsor a team for only $70 and have your or your company’s
Non-Members/Residents ....................$115                                                                  name written on the team uniform. Call Jason at 580-3260.
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$120
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                                    YOUTH PROGRAMS cont.                                                                                      ADULT PROGRAMS cont.
                                    HEAD START FALL BASKETBALL CLINICS (Aux. Gym)                                                             CO-ED VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Auxiliary Gym)
                                    The clinic is run by former Kent State basketball star Mike Klinzing. All of the FUN-                     Registration for all teams is 9/2 through 9/30. Registration will be on a first pay first
                                    damentals will be stressed with individual attention provided to each camper. Pick                        serve basis.
                                    any three of the four clinics below.                                                                      Sundays                       10/9 - 12/18*                        5:00 - 10:30 pm
                                    Grades: 5th-8th                   Class Limit: 78                                                         *No games 11/27
                                    7000.837          Guard Clinic                                Sat – 10/1            4:00 - 6:00 pm        7000.822                      Per Team
                                    7000.837          Post Player Clinic                          Sat – 10/8            4:00 - 6:00 pm        7000.823                      Non-Members/Non-Residents
                                    7000.837          Shooting/Ball Handling Clinic               Sat – 10/15           4:00 - 6:00 pm        Fees:
                                    7000.837          Pre-Season Tune-Up Clinic                   Sat – 10/22           4:00 - 6:00 pm        Per Team (Limit: 14 Teams)................$135
                                    Fees: Residents ....$60         Non-Residents....$70                                                      Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$15 per person
                                                                                                                                              CASH Forfeit Deposit............................$50 (refundable at end of season)
                                                                                                                                              Official Fees ............................................$10 per team/per match
                                    TABLE TENNIS OPEN PLAY (Event Center)
                                    Come on out and play a competitive game of table tennis. This will be a game that
                                                                                                                                              MEN’S OPEN BASKETBALL LEAGUE
                                    you will work up a sweat in. You will also have David Pech, a USATT Certified Club                        (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Main Gym)
                                    Coach, helping you with instruction. Go to www.strongtt.info for more information.
                                    There is no drop ins for this class. All children must pay the registration fee to                        Registration for all teams is 9/7 through 10/12. Registration will be on a first pay first
                                    participate. There is an additional $25 payable to the Strongsville Table Tennis for                      serve basis.
                                    this class.                                                                                               Sundays                       10/23/11 - 3/25/12*           5:05 - 10:40 pm
                                                                                                                                                                            Ending date subject to change
                                    Grades: 5th-8th (Boys & Girls)                                            16 Sessions
                                                                                                                                              *No games 11/27, 12/25, 1/1, 1/15 & 2/5
Individual & Team Sports Programs




                                    7000.807                          Tues – TBD                              4:00 - 6:00 pm
                                                                                                                                              7000.824                      Upper Division – Team Entry Fee
                                    Fees: Members ....$25 Non-Members/Residents ....$30                                                       7000.825                      Middle Division – Team Entry Fee
                                          Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$35                                                                   7000.839                      Lower Division – Team Entry Fee
                                                                                                                                              7000.826                      Non-Members/Non-Residents

                                    YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUES                                                                                  Fees:
                                                                                                                                              Per Team (Limit: 8 Per Division) ......$215
                                    These leagues are offered for Strongsville boys and girls from Grades 2 through 12.                       Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$15 per person
                                    The season will end with a tournament.                                                                    CASH Forfeit Deposit............................$79 (refundable at end of season)
                                    REGISTRATION: August 27 – October 1. (a late fee will be assesses after Oct. 1)                           Referee/Scorekeeper Fees ..................$32 per team/per game
                                    GRADES: 2-12 (this would be the grade they are in at the time of registration)
                                                                                                                                              MEN’S 35 & OVER BASKETBALL LEAGUE
                                    Fees: Girls                             Fees: Boys                                                        (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Main Gym)
                                    7000.836 ........Grade 2 Co-Ed ....$46  7000.808 ........Grade 2 Co-Ed ....$46
                                    7000.809 ........Grades 3 & 4 ........$59
                                                                            7000.813..........Grade 3..................$59                    Registration for all teams is 9/7 through 10/12. Registration will be on a first pay first
                                    7000.810 ..........Grades 5 & 6 ........$59
                                                                            7000.814 ..........Grade 4..................$59                   serve basis.
                                    7000.811 ..........Grades 7-9 ............$66
                                                                            7000.815..........Grade 5..................$59                    Thursdays                     10/27/11 - 4/19/12*           6:00 - 10:00 pm
                                    7000.812..........Grades 10-12 ........$66
                                                                            7000.816 ..........Grade 6..................$59                                                 Ending date subject to change
                                                                            7000.817 ..........Grade 7-8 ..............$66
                                    Practices: Start any time after         7000.818 ..........Grades 9-10 ..........$66                      *No games 11/24
                                    October 26th. Practice meets once a     7000.819 ..........Grades 11-12 ........$66                       7000.827                      Per Team
                                    week, for 1 hour between 4:00 - 9:30 pm.                                                                  7000.828                      Non-Members/Non-Residents
                                    Games: One or two games on Saturdays only, beginning approximately                                        Fees:
                                    November 12th or November 19th. Game schedules will be available from                                     Per Team (Limit: 16 Teams)................$215
                                    the coach the Monday before the first game.                                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$15 per person
                                    Coaches: Parents or adults interested are encouraged to fill out an application                           CASH Forfeit Deposit............................$79 (refundable at end of season)
                                    at the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center any time during the registration period. This                           Referee/Scorekeeper Fees ..................$32 per team/per game
                                    will not guarantee you a spot to coach a team.
                                                                                                                                              MEN’S 4-ON-4 BASKETBALL LEAGUE
                                                                                                                                              (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Auxiliary Gym)
                                    ADULT PROGRAMS                                                                                            Registration for all teams is 8/3 through 9/11. Registration will be on a
                                    COMPETITIVE WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE                                                                     first pay first serve basis.
                                    (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center Auxiliary Gym)
                                    Registration for all teams is 7/29 through 8/20. Registration will be on a first pay first                Ages: 18 & over
                                    serve basis.                                                                                              Tuesdays                      9/27 - 12/13                  7:40 - 10:20 pm
                                    Wednesdays                        8/31 - 12/14*                           6:00 - 10:00 pm                                               Ending date subject to change

                                    *No games 11/23                                                                                           7000.834                      Team Entry Fee
                                                                                                                                              7000.835                      Non-Member/Non-Resident Fee
                                    7000.820                          Per Team
                                    7000.821                          Non-Members/Non-Residents                                               Fees:
                                                                                                                                              Per Team (Limit: 6 Teams)..................$125 (10 games plus playoffs)
                                    Fees:
                                                                                                                                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$15 per person
                                    Per Team (Limit: 10 Teams)................$175
                                                                                                                                              CASH Forfeit Deposit............................$79 (refundable at end of season)
                                    Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$15 per person
                                                                                                                                              Referee/Scorekeeper Fees ..................$32 per team/per game
                                    Official Fees ............................................$260 (payable to Maryann Bruder)
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ADULT PROGRAMS cont.
MEN’S 35 & UNDER PICK-UP BASKETBALL (Center Middle School)
Open basketball play for those men who do not care to play in the leagues.
Class Limit: 30                              12 Weeks
7000.829                                     Mon – 9/12 - 12/12             8:30 - 10:00 pm
                                             (Ending date subject to change)
Fees: Members ....$24 Non-Members/Residents....$29
      Non-Members/Non-Residents....$34
The price is subject to change depending on the number of days given by the school.


MEN’S 35 & OVER PICK-UP BASKETBALL (Center Middle School)
Open basketball play for those men who do not care to play in the leagues.
Class Limit: 30                              14 Weeks                                                             The Strongsville Parks
7000.830                                     Thurs – 9/8 - 12/15*
                                             (Ending date subject to change)
                                                                            8:30 - 10:00 pm                     & Recreation Department…
*No play 11/24
                                                                                                                        SOCIALLY INVOLVED PEOPLE ARE 2 TO 5 TIMES
                                                                                                                         LESS LIKELY TO SUFFER FROM HEART DISEASE.
Fees:
                                                                                                                     IT COSTS 100 TIMES MORE TO SEND A TEEN TO JAIL




                                                                                                                                                                          Individual & Team Sports Programs
Members ..................................................$28
Non-Members/Residents ....................$33                                                                      THAN TO PROVIDE PREVENTATIVE RECREATION PROGRAMS.
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$38
                                                                                                                     A NATIONAL SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT ACCOUNTED
The price is subject to change depending on the number of days given by the school.                                 FOR OVER $300,000 SPENT IN THE LOCAL ECONOMY.
                                                                                                                  $59 BILLION IS SPENT EVERY YEAR ON WILDLIFE TOURISM.
ADULT FANTASY FOOTBALL LEAGUE (Ehrnfelt Rec. Center)                                                                 GIRLS WHO PARTICIPATE IN SPORTS HELP INCREASE
Draft your own professional football team from current NFL teams and compete                                      BONE DENSITY TO COMBAT OSTEOPOROSIS IN LATER LIFE.
against your friends. This is a great way to boost your interest in football. Prizes will
be awarded to the Super Bowl winner and loser.                                                                  JUVENILE CRIME DROPPED 24% DURING THE FIRST 13 WEEKS
                                                                                                                     OF ONE CITY’S LATE-NIGHT RECREATION PROGRAM.
Ages: 18 & over                              Draft Day: TBD
7000.831
                                                                                                                     INVESTMENTS IN WATERFRONTS AND OPEN SPACES
                                                                                                                                  ATTRACT NEW BUSINESS.
Fees:
Members ..................................................$35                                                      PEOPLE RANK CLEAN AIR AND WATER MOST IMPORTANT
Non-Members ........................................$40                                                                   WHEN RATING THE BEST PLACES TO LIVE.
                                                                                                                   EVERY MILE WALKED ADDS AN AVERAGE OF 21 MINUTES
TABLE TENNIS OPEN PLAY (Event Center)                                                                                               TO A PERSON’S LIFE.
Come on out and play a competitive game of table tennis. This will be a game that                                       FAMILIES THAT RECREATE TOGETHER REPORT
you will work up a sweat in. You will also have David Pech, a USATT Certified Club                                         GREATER STABILITY AND SATISFACTION.
Coach, helping you with instruction. Go to www.strongtt.info for more information.
                                                                                                                     VISITS TO NATIONAL, REGIONAL AND LOCAL PARKS
Ages: All & Seniors                          8 Sessions
                                                                                                                               EXCEED 1 BILLION ANNUALLY.
7000.832                                     Tues & Thurs – TBD                 6:00 - 10:00 pm
7000.833                                     Tues & Thurs – TBD                 6:00 - 10:00 pm                    145,000 KIDS SURVEYED FELT WILDLIFE PRESERVATION
                                                                                                                             TOPS ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS.
Fees:
Members ..................................................$30                                                        66,000 DEATHS ANNUALLY COULD BE PREVENTED
Non-Members/Residents ....................$35                                                                             THROUGH REGULAR PHYSICAL EXERCISE.
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$40
There is no drop in fee for those that pay the registration fee.
                                                                                                                  REGULAR VOLUNTEER WORK INCREASES LIFE EXPECTANCY
                                                                                                                             MORE THAN ANY OTHER ACTIVITY.
Drop In Fees:
Adults ........................................................$5                                             FOR EVERY CHILD WHO PARTICIPATES IN LOCAL DANCE PROGRAMS,
Seniors ......................................................$4                                                              $500 IS SPENT ON SUPPLIES.
17 & Under ..............................................$3
                                                                                                               AMERICANS SPEND OVER 500 MILLION DAYS PER YEAR FISHING.
(These fees are for those that do not pay the registration fee)
                                                                                                             THE FONDEST MEMORIES INVOLVE FAMILY OUTINGS AND VACATIONS.
                       DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR A CLASS
                  OR JUST LOOKING TO VOLUNTEER SOME TIME?
                 IF SO, PLEASE GIVE US A CALL AT (440) 580-3275.
                                                                                                                …Re-Defining Recreation!
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                                                                                            ADULT ENRICHMENT
                                                                                               PROGRAMS
                                                                                                                   For Ages 16 and Over




                            DOG OBEDIENCE (West Event Center**)
                            This course will cover heeling/sitting, sit/stay, down/stay, stand/stay and come when
                                                                                                                                  EXERCISE PROGRAMS
                            called. These commands will help you to bring out the best in your pet.                               BOOT CAMP FOR BABY BOOMERS (Senior Activity Room)
                            **PLEASE ENTER WITH DOGS THROUGH EVENT CENTER DOORS.                                                  Designed for those between the ages of 45 – 60, this class features movements
                                                                                                                                  that impact the heart. Weight bearing and resistance exercises are used to increase
                            Instructor: David Moore of the “Doo the Dog”                                                          muscle mass and bone density.
                            Ages: 18 & over                          Class Limit: 20                  6 Sessions                  Ages: 45 & over                       8 Classes                                   5:30 - 6:30 pm
                            2407.800                                 Mon – 9/12 - 10/17               7:00 - 8:00 pm              Evening Classes:                                                                          Drop-In
Adult Enrichment Programs




                            2407.801                                 Mon – 11/7 - 12/12               7:00 - 8:00 pm              3100.747      Mon & Wed – 8/29 - 9/26*                                8 Classes           3100.751
                                                                                                                                  3100.841      Mon & Wed – 9/28 - 10/24                                8 Classes           3100.844
                            REQUIREMENTS FOR CLASS:                                                                               3100.842      Mon & Wed – 10/26 - 11/21                               8 Classes           3100.845
                            • Pets must be a minimum of 4 months old                                                              3100.843      Mon & Wed – 11/28 - 12/21                               8 Classes           3100.846
                            • 6 foot leash and choker chain
                            • Proof of pets vaccination for 1st class meeting                                                     *No class 9/5, 11/23, 12/26 & 12/28
                            Fees (Price is per pet):                                                                              Fees:                                        8 Classes Drop-In Fee
                            Members ..................................................$80                                         Members ............................................$24......................$4
                            Non-Members/Residents ....................$86                                                         Non-Members/Residents ..............$30......................$5
                            Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$92                                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$36......................$6


                                                                                                                                  YOGA (Senior Activity Room)
                            STAGE2SCREEN: WORKSHOP 1 (Sr. Art Studio)                                                             Increase your core strength while stretching your whole body, improving your
                            Acting for the camera workshop 1 is designed for the beginning to intermediate                        stamina and releasing stress. Our instructor will teach you the basics of yoga.
                            actor who wants a deeper understanding of working in the film and television                          Ages: 45 & over                       6 Week Session
                            world. Classes will explore the various genres within film and television. You will
                            learn to improvise and to perform cold readings for auditions, as well as monologue                   Instructors: Karen Anderson – Tuesdays • Cristen Cebula – Thursdays
                            preparation. Here is a chance to discover your own unique talents, and to gain                        Evening Classes:                                                                          Drop-In
                            the confidence that can lead you to a new career in television, and film. Watch for                   3100.754      Tues – 8/30 - 10/4                               5:30 - 6:30 pm             3100.758
                            Workshop 2 to be offered in our Winter bulletin.                                                      3100.847      Tues – 10/11 - 11/15                             5:30 - 6:30 pm             3100.849
                            Ages: 17 & over                          Class Limit: 12                  8 Classes                   3100.848      Tues – 11/22 - 12/27                             5:30 - 6:30 pm             3100.850
                                                                                                                                  3100.761                Thurs – 8/25 - 9/29                    5:30 - 6:30 pm             3100.764
                            2407.802                                 Sat – 9/26 - 11/14               6:30 - 8:00 pm              3100.851                Thurs – 10/6 - 11/10                   5:30 - 6:30 pm             3100.853
                            Fees: Members ..$132 Non-Members/Residents ..$140                                                     3100.852                Thurs – 11/17 - 12/29*                 5:30 - 6:30 pm             3100.854
                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ..$145                                                                *No class 11/24
                                                                                                                                  Fees:                                                              Drop-In Fee
                                                                                                                                  Members ............................................$18......................$4
                            ADULT HORSEBACK RIDING (Pony Tales Farm)                                                              Non-Members/Residents ..............$22 ....................$5
                                                                                                                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$26 ....................$6
                            If you have never ridden or it’s been a long time since you have, this is a change
                            to get back in the saddle! This is a condensed over-view of the basics of riding with
                            some education of the horses and equipment. You can do as little or go as far as you
                            wish. Held at Pony Tails Farm: 13360 Cowley Rd., Columbia Station, Ohio 44028.                           Become a Silver Mustang Member Today!
                            Ages: 13 & over                          Class Limit: 4                   3 Sessions                                              As a member you will receive:
                                                                                                                                            A monthly Silver Mustang Newsletter • Admission into members only events
                            2407.803                                 Mon – 9/12 - 9/26                6:00 - 7:00 pm                                  Members only programs • Additional membership discounts
                            2407.804                                 Tues – 10/4 - 10/18              5:45 - 6:45 pm                    Priority registration for members • Free birthday lunch the month of your special day
                            2407.805                                 Wed – 11/3 - 11/17               5:30 - 6:30 pm                                   Discount coupons for daily admission for family and friends
                            Fees: Members ....$82 Non-Members/Residents ....$85                                                                     3 free daily admission passes for the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center
                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$88
                                                                                                                                             See the top of page ?? for more information.
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EXERCISE PROGRAMS cont.                                                                                         HEALTH & WELLNESS cont.
EVENING LINE DANCING                                                                                            FIRST AID TRAINING
Come boot, scoot and boogie with our new evening line dance instructor, Mary.                                   This First Aid course teaches lay rescuers basic first aid skills. Strongsville Firefighters/
She’ll teach you the newest steps and help you brush up on the old ones.                                        Paramedics will teach participants how to respond to emergencies, and provide
                                                                                                                care until medical care arrives. Registration required.
Ages: 18 & over                       5 Week Session                   Instructor: Mary Harwood
                                                                                                                Ages: 50 & over                 Instructor: Strongsville Firfighters/Paramedics
Evening Classes:
Thursdays                     7:00 - 8:00 pm                                                                    Evening Class:
                                                                                                                3500.822                        Wednesday, September 28             6:00 - 8:30 pm
*See Silver Pen or call Senior Center for dates.
                                                                                                                Fees: Free
Fees:                                                              Drop-In Fee
Members ............................................$19......................$5
Non-Members/Residents ..............$22......................$6                                                 FREE OSTEOPOROSIS SCREENING
Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$25......................$7                                                       Provided by Southwest General Community Outreach Nurses. Osteoporosis affects
                                                                                                                more than 28 million Americans. Bone Mineral Density (BMD) screening tests can
                                                                                                                measure the amount of bone in different parts of the skeleton and can help predict
WOOD SHOP CLASSES & SERVICES                                                                                    the risk of future fractures. No registration needed.
For all wood shop information, call (440) 580-3275.
                                                                                                                Ages: 50 & over
SAWDUST FOR BEGINNERS (Senior Center Wood Shop)                                                                 Evening Class:
This required course for all first time wood shop users covers use of equipment,                                3700.825                        Wednesday, November 9               7:00 - 8:00 pm
policies and procedures in the wood shop and basics of wood working. A simple
project will be completed during the class. Three sessions completed in three evenings.                         Fees: Free

Ages: 21 & over                       Class Limit: 8                               Instructor: Jim Burns
                                                                                                                FIRE UP YOUR METABOLISM




                                                                                                                                                                                                                Adult Enrichment Programs
3600.802                              Mon – 10/10 & 10/17                          6:00 - 9:00 pm               Are you a Baby Boomer who is struggling with a growing waistline? If so, then
                                      Mon – 10/24                                  6:00 - 8:00 pm               this free nutritional program is designed for you. Learn just a few simple lifestyle
Fees: Members ....$35 Non-Members/Residents ....$40                                                             choices to increase or “fire up” your metabolism and to keep it burning throughout
      Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$45                                                                         your lifetime from Angel Bobula, registered dietitian. Registration is required.
                                                                                                                Ages: 50 & over
OPEN WOOD SHOP (Senior Center Wood Shop)
Pre-requisite is completion of “Sawdust for Beginners”. Come and help repair                                    Evening Class:
items and meet new friends.                                                                                     3700.826                        Wednesday, November 16              7:00 - 8:00 pm

Ages: 21 & over                       Thurs – 6:30 - 8:30 pm                                                    Fees: Free

Fees:                                          Per Hour Punch Cards
Members ..............................................$1......................$5
Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$2......................$10                                                     EVENING ACTIVITIES
*No Open Wood Shop 11/24                                                                                        DINNER & A MOVIE
                                                                                                                Looking for a night out? Join us for a wonderful dinner prepared by the kitchen
WOOD CARVING (Senior Center Wood Shop)                                                                          staff following a new release movie right here in at our very own Ehrnfelt Senior
Join this group of men and women and learn the artistry and craftsmanship of                                    Center! The movie of the month is listed in the Silver Pen Newsletter and is also
wood carving.                                                                                                   available by calling the Senior Center. Reservations and payment for your dinner
                                                                                                                are required by the Monday before at 9 pm. Your dinner ticket will give you FREE
Instructors: Jim Neal • Connie Mellott • Leo Potonic                                                            movie admission and includes fresh popped popcorn and light refreshments served
                                                                                                                with the movie. It’s the perfect night out so be sure to grab a friend and join us!
Ages: 21 & over                       Every Tues – 6:30 - 8:30 pm*
                                                                                                                2nd Tuesday of the Month                             Doors open: 5:00 pm • Dinner : 5:30 pm
Fees: Participants pay for own tools and materials.
                                                                                                                September 3800.805 • October 3800.806
*No Wood Carving 11/24                                                                                          November 3800.807 • December 3800.808
                                                                                                                Fees:
HEALTH & WELLNESS                                                                                               Members/Residents ..............................$6
                                                                                                                Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$6.50
EVENING OUTREACH SERVICES
Evening outreach services are offered on the first and third Monday of the month.
                                                                                                                DUPLICATE BRIDGE TOURNAMENT
These services are available from 6-8pm and are by appointment only. Questions
regarding Medicare, billing matters, snow removal, and other services provided                                  Need an evening out for fun and fellowship? Join us for a Duplicate Bridge
for older adults can be addressed. Call Sheena Dean at 440-580-3276 to set up                                   Tournament- includes dinner- Missy’s fresh made sandwiches, homemade potato
an appointment.                                                                                                 salad, beverages and dessert. A prize will be awarded to the winning couple.
                                                                                                                Ages: 50 & over

   Stop in for a variety of health related programs.                                                            Evening Class:
                                                                                                                3600.804                        Wednesday, November 2               4:00 pm
                TUESDAYS WITH LAURIE                                                                            Fees: Members ......$6 Non-Members/Residents ......$7
                                   See page 9 for more details                                                        Non-Members/Non-Residents........$8
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                            EVENING ACTIVITIES cont.                                                                                                          EVENING ACTIVITIES cont.
                            50+ MUSTANGS ON THE GO!                                                                                                           AARP DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM CLASSES
                            Are you an active older adult looking for something fun to do in the evening? Well                                                (Senior Meeting Room)
                            look no further the 50+ Mustangs on the Go is the group for you! The purpose of                                                   Take this opportunity to review your driving skills, habits, and knowledge of rules
                            this group is to bring active seniors together to participate in fun and exciting                                                 of the road. Local driving problems, safety tips, changes in driving laws and rules
                            activities. Many events are off site and will require participants to provide their own                                           are discussed. The course also emphasizes how to adjust your driving in response
                            transportation. All events will be in the evening hours. This group is open to anyone                                             to age related physical changes and declining perceptual skills. Please note; this is
                            over the age of 50 who is looking for something entertaining to do! Join in the fun                                               now a one day program. Registration required.
                            of this new group!
                                                                                                                                                              Ages: 50 & over                           Instructor: Ralph Turnbull
                            Ages: 50 & over              2nd Monday of each month                                         6:00 pm
                                                                                                                                                              Evening Class:
                            (Please note all dates and events are subject to change. Please refer to the Silver                                               3500.823                                  Thursday, October 13         5:00 - 9:00 pm
                            Pen for date, time, and fee of each monthly event.)
                                                                                                                                                              Fees:
                            3800.850         Fri, Sept. 16th         6:00 pm                 Beatles Tribute – Carrie Cerrino’s                               AARP Members......................................$12
                            3800.851         Fri, Oct. 14th          8:00 pm                 Forever Plaid – Cassidy Theatre                                  Non-AARP Members ............................$14
                            3800.852         Nov. 7th                6:00 pm                 Game Night
                            3800.853         Dec. TBA                6:00 pm                 A Christmas Carol
                                                                                                                                                              BLADDER 911! (Senior Meeting Room)
                            Fees: Varies with activity
                                                                                                                                                              Women’s bladder health can be a confusing and an unconformable topic to
                                                                                                                                                              discuss. Let Urologist, Holly Wyneski, M.D. help you prevent & extinguish urinary
                            CAVALIERS GAME                                                                                                                    tract infections (UTI’s) and learn more about this health concern that affects so
                            Join your friends from the Senior Center to see the Cleveland Cavaliers take to the                                               many women. Dr. Wyneski will be on hand to answer your questions so be sure
                            court. Round trip transportation to The Q will be provided for this evening of NBA                                                not to miss this informative program. Registration Required.
                            competition. Watch for details in the Silver Pen for the fall date and ticket prices.
                            You’re sure to help bring a win to the Cavs                                                                                       Ages: 50 & over
Adult Enrichment Programs




                            Ages: 50 & over               3500.825                               Date: TBA                                                    3800.828                                  Monday, October 17           5:00 pm
                                                                                                                                                              Fees: Free


                                                                                                                                                              DART TOURNAMENT (Senior Activity Studio)
                                                                                                                                                              Looking for a place to throw a sharp object and have fun? Our dart tournament
                                                                                                                                                              is just the place. Our evening of darts is sure to be the bulls eye of the month.
                                                                                                                                                              Experienced and novice players are all welcome. We’ll “throw” in light refreshments
                                                                                                                                                              to score with our players, along with recognition to our high scorers. Pre-registration
                                                                                                                                                              is required by October 28th. Call the Senior Center at 580-3275.
                                                                                                                                                              Ages: 50 & over
                                                                                                                                                              Evening Class:
                                                                                                                                                              3600.811                                  Tuesday, November 1          6:30 pm

                            BALLROOM DANCING (Event Center)                                                                                                   Fees:
                                                                                                                                                              Members ..................................................$2
                            This four week program will give you an introduction to ballroom dancing. The waltz,                                              Non-Members/Residents ....................$3
                            foxtrot, rumba and swing will be covered. A partner is not required; just the desire to                                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$4
                            have fun, while learning some new dance steps. Come and dance the night away!
                            Ages: 18 & over            4 Week Session                            Instructor: Marc Rothenberg
                                                                                                                                                              Wii BOWLING TOURNAMENT (Senior Great Room)
                            Evening Classes:                                                                                                                  Come have an evening of virtual bowling fun. The Wii video game machine
                            3500.800                      Thurs – 9/15 - 10/13*                                7:00 - 8:00 pm                                 will host our evening of strikes, spares and maybe a few gutter balls. Each player
                            3500.801                      Thurs – 10/27 - 11/17                                7:00 - 8:00 pm                                 will bowl two games, and our top three players will be claimed our tournament
                            *No class 9/29                                                                                                                    champs. You’re sure to have a real fun on our virtual alleys. Light refreshments will
                                                                                                                                                              be available to keep the evening rolling. Registration is required by October 31st.
                            Fees: Members ....$20 Non-Members/Residents ....$24
                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$28                                                                                           Ages: 50 & over
                                                                                                                                                              3500.824                                  Thursday, November 3         6:00 - 8:30 pm
                            LEARN TO KNIT                                                                                                                     Fees:
                            People of all ages are picking up needles and creating beautiful creations for                                                    Members ..................................................$2
                            themselves and as gifts. Join Cheryl Geschke from Soft-N-Sassy, as she introduces you                                             Non-Members/Residents ....................$3
                            to the world of knitting. Start with the basics from choosing your yarn; learn how to                                             Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$4
                            cast-on, then knit, purl, bind off and even begin reading patterns in just four weeks.
                            Ages: 18 & over            4 Week Session                            Instructor: Cheryl Geschke
                                                       Optional knitting kit available from instructor at first class for $20. Includes skein of yarn,
                            Evening Classes:           pair of straight knitting needles, tapestry needle, stitch markers and tape measure.                       Register now…To be part of the 14th Annual Senior Olympics
                            3500.821                      Wed – 10/19 - 11/9                                   7:00 - 8:00 pm
                                                                                                                                                                  EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER OLYMPICS
                            Fees: Members ....$24 Non-Members/Residents ....$26                                                                                             September 12-23, 2011 • See page 45 for all the info.
                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$28
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                                                                                                       CELEBRATION HANDBELL CHOIR CONCERT (Event Center)
EVENING ACTIVITIES cont.                                                                               Celebration is a community handbell choir from Strongsville. They ring 5 octaves of
ASSET PROTECTION - PROBATE AVOIDANCE -                                                                 handbells and chimes, as well as assorted percussion “toys.” “Ring” in the holiday
BENEFIT PROGRAMS                                                                                       season at this FREE concert. Join us in what has become a holiday tradition at the
Join Elder Law Attorney Dennis Mille as he provides easy to understand tips on                         Event Center. The Celebration Teens will also perform. All are welcome, registration
how to avoid probate, what you need to protect your assets, and benefit programs                       is required.
available for seniors and veterans. Why you should never have to probate a car;
                                                                                                       3500.826                   Thursday, December 8            7:00 - 8:30 pm
how to keep the home in your name and avoid probate on death; why all powers
of attorney are not equal or beneficial; eliminate estate taxes and many other tips.                   Fees: Free
Understand the basic rules of qualifying for Medicaid and Veteran's Benefits
(available for veterans who were honorably discharged and served during a
wartime period). Registration required.
                                                                                                       COMMUNITY SUPPORT GROUPS
Ages: 50 & over                                                                                        MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SUPPORT GROUP
3800.838                                  Monday, November 14              6:00 pm                     1st Thurs. • 7:00 pm (Senior Center Meeting Room)
Fees: Free
                                                                                                       Free Consultations (Offered Monthly)
TEXAS HOLD’EM TOURNAMENT                                                                               FINANCIAL PLANNER
The tournament will be played as a Single elimination, no limit, one on one                            Offill Financial Group
tournament. Each person will start out with 200 in chips. Be sure to sign up at the                    Evening counseling services offered by Offill Financial Group. Available by
Senior Center front desk, prizes to be awarded. Registration ends November 11th.                       appointment the 1st Wednesday of the month between the hours of 6:00 -
                                                                                                       7:30 pm. Please call the Senior Center at 580-3275 to make an appointment.
Ages: 50 & over
3600.812                                  Tuesday, November 15             6:00 pm
                                                                                                       THE STRONGSVILLE FARMERS’ MARKET




                                                                                                                                                                                              Adult Enrichment Programs
Fees:                                                                                                  (13213 Pearl Road, north of Rt. 82)
Members ..................................................$2
Non-Members/Residents ....................$3                                                           (3600.719) Thursdays • 3:00 - 7:00 pm • August 4 - September 29
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$4                                                                 Opening day, August 4th entertainment provided by
                                                                                                       “Island Jeff”, “Jeff Cavallo”, 4:00 - 6:00 pm and
                                                                                                       refreshments will be available. Come and visit the
BILLIARDS TOURNAMENT                                                                                   Strongsville Farmers’ Market featuring fresh fruits,
The tournament will be played as a Double elimination, Played as 8-ball that                           vegetables, flowers, honey, jellies, and baked goods
requires a full set of fifteen billiard balls. Rack the balls into the triangle rack using             all from local farmers. The Farmers’ Market is held at
alternate rows of striped and solids balls and starting with solids. Place the black “8-               13213 Pearl Road, north of route 82 behind the
Ball” into the center of the triangle. The first ball scored is that player's assigned ball,           Communication Building (former library). See you at the market!
so it will either be striped or solid. Each player must shoot in their assigned balls                  For more information please call Joseph De Carlo at 580-3275 x 5260.
until they reach the 8-ball. The first player to score the 8-ball in after all their balls
wins. Registration ends November 18th
Ages: 50 & over
3600.813                                  Tuesday, November 22             6:30 pm
Fees:
Members ..................................................$2
Non-Members/Residents ....................$3
Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$4
                                                                                                       COMMUNITY FLU AND PNEUMONIA SHOT (East Event Center)
                                                                                                       The Walter F. Ehrnfelt Recreation and Senior Center will be offering flu shots and
COPING WITH THE HOLIDAYS (Senior Meeting Room)                                                         pneumonia shots to all community members ages 9 and up. Children ages 9-17
Dealing with any holiday while grieving can be both painful and exhausting.                            must be accompanied by parent/guardian. Please call the Senior Center at 580-
For some people the problem is self imposed expectations or the struggle is                            3275 for the cost of each shot. No appointment is required.
coping with the expectations or needs of others. We will discuss the losses, the
expectations, and the difference between needs and expectations. We will also                          Ages: 9 & over             Saturday, November 12           9:00 am - 3:00 pm
discuss how to include your loved one in your holiday memories. Presented by
The Thomas P. Perciak Residential Hospice House. Registration Required. We will                        Fees:
be offering this program on two separate dates.                                                        $30 self-pay

Ages: 50 & over
3800.839                                  Monday, December 5               6:00 pm
Fees: Free




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                                                   SENIOR CENTER ACTIVITIES        Senior Services Coordinator, Kathy Sazima, RN, BSN
                           HOURS OF OPERATION                                                                                                                  “SILVER MUSTANG” MEMBERSHIP (Optional)
                           Monday – Thursday ................8:00 am – 9:00 pm                                                                                 $20 per year – Strongsville Residents
                           Friday............................................8:00 am – 5:00 pm                                                                 $30 per year – Strongsville Resident Couple
                           Weekends ............Open for special programming                                                                                   $35 per year – Non Residents
                                                                                                                                                               $45 per year – Non Residents Couple
                           New Member Orientation:
                           4th Monday of the month at 7:00 pm • 4th Friday of the month at 10:00 am
                                                                                                                 50 and Over
                                                                                                                                                                                   Membership Benefits:
                           If you are interested in attending please call the Senior Registration Desk at 440-580-3275                          Monthly Silver Mustang Newsletter • Admission into members only events •
                           to reserve your spot.                                                                                                Members only programs • Additional membership discounts • Priority
                                                                                                                                                registration for members • Free birthday lunch the month of your special day •
                           • See page 5 for refund policy.                                                                                      Discount coupons for daily admission for family and friends • 3 free daily
                           • For questions or to register for a program please call (440) 580-3275 for information and registration.            admission passes for the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center

                                                                                                                               S.M.I.L.E. (Senior Activity Room)
                           FITNESS, FUN, FRIENDSHIP                                                                            So Much Improvement with a Little Exercise                   Ages: 50 & over
                           BINGO (Event Center)                                                                                Low intensity exercise for range of motion, flexibility and balance. This class can be
                                                                                                                               taken sitting or standing.
                           Ages: 60 & over                  Fees: 25¢ per card                     Mondays & Fridays
                                                                                                                               9:00 am                                Mon., Wed., & Fri.
                           12:45 - 3:00 pm
                                                                                                                               Fees: Members - $1 • Non Members/Residents - $2
                           Meet new friends and try your luck at our weekly bingo games! Bingo can be traced
                                                                                                                                     Non Members/Non-Residents - $3 (All fees are per week)
                           back to a lottery game called “Lo Giuoco del Lotto d’Italia” played in Italy in 1530.
                           Join us weekly to play this popular game. Continuing on the last Friday of each                     RHYTHM & MOVEMENT (Event Center)
                           month, you will receive one free Bingo card for each of the 1st and 2nd games if
Senior Center Activities




                                                                                                                               This class includes simple moves and steps using a variety of rhythmic music. Move
                           you join us for lunch on that day. What a great way to start your weekend –                         at your own pace, while using a full range of motion; all set to motivating
                           remember BINGO Bonus is the last Friday of each month.                                              and energizing music.
                           BOWLING (AMF Brookgate)                                                                             Ages: 50 & over                   Instructor: Betty Lekan                              6 or 7 Week Sessions
                           Ages: 50 & over                  Fees: $6.50                   Wednesdays
                                                                                                                               Daytime Classes:                                                                                         Drop-In
                           3600.800 • 9:00 am • Includes 3 games, shoes & ball.                                                3100.701    Wed – 8/31 - 10/19 (7 Weeks)*                                10:00 - 11:00 am                3100.703
                           Did you know there are many forms of bowling, the earliest dating back                              3100.800    Wed – 11/2 - 12/14 (6 Weeks)*                                10:00 - 11:00 am                3100.803
                           to ancient Egypt in 3200 B.C.! The first standardized rules were established in New                 3100.801    Fri – 9/2 - 10/21 (7 Weeks)*                                 10:00 - 11:00 am                3100.804
                           York City, on September 9, 1895. We are always looking for new bowlers. Can’t                       3100.802    Fri – 11/4 - 12/16 (6 Weeks)*                                10:00 - 11:00 am                3100.805
                           make it every week, no problem we are always looking for substitute bowlers.                        *No class 9/21, 9/23, 11/23 & 11/25
                           Bowling begins September 28th.
                                                                                                                               Fees:                                          6 Weeks 7 Weeks Drop-In Fee
                           BOCCE (St. John Neumann Church)                                                                     Members..............................................$12 ..................$14......................$3
                           Ages: 50 & over                  Fees: Free                    Wednesdays                           Non Members/Residents................$14 ..................$16......................$4
                                                                                                                               Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$16 ..................$18......................$5
                           3600.700                     Registration is at 9:15 am               Play begins at 9:30 am
                                                                                                                               YOGA (Senior Activity Room)
                           Bocce Ball is based on one of the most primitive concepts in sports history:
                           throwing an item at an inactive target. The Egyptians are credited for the origin of                Ages: 50 & over                    Instructor: Tami Haberman                                  Tuesdays
                           the sport. The game of Bocce was introduced in America by the French in the late                                                                   Shelia Hart-Fowler                             Thursdays
                           18th century. Bocce is a game for all ages, gender and athletic ability. Come and                   Come and learn the basics of Yoga. Increase your core strength while stretching
                           meet new friends while having a fun time playing this historic game!                                your whole body, improving stamina and releasing stress. This is a drop-in program,
                           Season ends September 7th.                                                                          offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
                                                                                                                               Tuesdays: 10:15 - 11:30 am
                           MINIATURE GOLF (Strongsville Golf)
                                                                                                                               Aug. - 3100.707* • Sept. - 3100.806 • Oct. - 3100.807 • Nov. - 3100.808
                           Ages: 50 & over                  Fees: $3 per person                    Fridays                     Dec. - 3100.809
                           3600.701 • 10:00 am • The first standardized minigolf courses to enter commercial                   Thursdays: 10:15 - 11:30 am
                           mass-production were developed in 1916 in Pinehurst, North Carolina. But there is                   Aug. - 3100.711 • Sept. - 3100.810 • Oct. - 3100.811 • Nov. - 3100.812*
                           no need to travel that far for this popular game! Join us weekly at Strongsville Golf               Dec. - 3100.813
                           located at 15919 Pearl Rd!
                                                                                                                               *No class 8/23 & 11/24
                           Season ends September 30th.
                                                                                                                               Fees: Members - $3 • Non Members/Residents - $4
                           STROLLING SNEAKERS! (Meet at Senior Registration Desk)                                                    Non Members/Non-Residents - $5
                           Ages: 50 & over                  Fees: Free                    Mondays
                           9:00 am
                                                                                                                                                                    “THE SILVER SPOON”
                           You too can enjoy an early morning walk, friendship, fun and exercise by joining
                           this group of happy, hearty souls every Monday. Destination for each walk is                          Open for Breakfast • Mon - Thurs. – 6:30 - 10:00 am & Fri. – 8:00 - 10:00 am
                           determined by the group when they meet.                                                               Open for Lunch • Mon - Fri (**Reservation Required) • Lunch is at 11:45 am
                                                                                                                                        $4.00 Members/Residents • $4.50 Non-Members/Residents
                                                                                                                                     **Must be made the day before or no later than 8:00 am that day.

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FUNCTIONAL TRAINING (Senior Activity Room)                                                                TAI CHI (Event Center)
Ages: 50 & over                                                                                           Tai Chi is a series of sequential, low impact movements that safely and gently gives
                                                                                                          your body a wonderful workout. This ancient art is an excellent stress management
Our functional training class will help you gain strength and mobility to enhance                         tool that also increases vitality, balance and flexibility. This is a drop-in program.
your activities of daily living. This is a drop-in program, taught be a certified
fitness instructor.                                                                                       Ages: 50 & over                       Instructor: Martha Lois
                                                                                                          Mondays • 9:30 - 10:30 am
Tues & Thurs – 9:00 - 10:00 am                                                                            Aug. - 3100.733 • Sept. - 3100.818 • Oct. - 3100.819 • Nov. - 3100.820*
Mon, Wed & Fri – 10:30 - 11:30 am                                                                         Dec. - 3100.821
*No class 8/22, 8/23. 8/24, 9/5 & 11/24                                                                   *No class 9/5, 12/26
Fees (effective 9/1/11): Members - $3 • Non Members/Residents - $4                                        Fees: Members - $5 • Non Members/Residents - $6
                         Non Members/Non-Residents - $5                                                         Non Members/Non-Residents - $7

SALSACISE (Rec. Activity Studio)                                                                          Wii BOWLING LEAGUE (Senior Great Room)
Salsacise is a fun, low impact workout that uses a combination of Latin dance                             Enjoy virtual bowling on the Nintendo Wii video game system. Join our Wii bowling
and traditional class moves that are easy to follow. Join us for some fun and a                           league on Tuesday mornings or Thursday afternoons, and experience
great workout. Taught by a certified fitness instructor.                                                  the fun. No experience is necessary. Bowlers can sit or stand, and each registered
                                                                                                          Wii bowler will play two games each week. Strikes, spares or gutter balls – let’s roll!
Ages: 50 & over                       Instructor: Karen Hilberg                   6 Week Session
                                                                                                          Ages: 50 & over                       3 or 4 Week Sessions
Daytime Classes:                                                                          Drop-In
3100.714      Mon – 8/15 - 10/3*                               10:30 - 11:15 am           3100.717        3100.738                              Tues – 8/9 - 8/30*                            9:00 - 11:30 am
3100.814      Mon – 10/10 - 11/14                              10:30 - 11:15 am           3100.816        3100.834                              Tues – 9/27 - 10/18                           9:00 - 11:30 am
3100.815      Mon – 11/21 - 12/26                              10:30 - 11:15 am           3100.817        3100.835                              Tues – 10/25 - 11/15                          9:00 - 11:30 am
                                                                                                          3100.836                              Tues – 11/22 - 12/13                          9:00 - 11:30 am
*No class 8/22 & 9/5
                                                                                                          3100.742                              Thurs – 8/11 - 9/1                            12:30 - 3:00 pm
Fees:                                                              Drop-In Fee                            3100.837                              Thurs – 9/29 - 10/20                          12:30 - 3:00 pm
Members ............................................$18......................$4                           3100.838                              Thurs – 10/27 - 11/17                         12:30 - 3:00 pm
Non-Members/Residents ..............$20......................$5                                           3100.839                              Thurs – 12/1 - 12/22                          12:30 - 3:00 pm




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Senior Center Activities
Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$22......................$6
                                                                                                          No bowling 8/23, 11/24, 12/20, 12/27 & 12/29
ZUMBA GOLD (Event Center)
                                                                                                          Fees:                                          4 Weeks
Zumba Gold, a fun and effective workout, is one of the hottest new exercise                               Members ..............................................$4
options for seniors. Set to the unique Zumba Latin and International music, this                          Non Members/Residents ................$5
cardio-based workout uses dynamic dance steps to sculpt and tone the body.                                Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$6
This is a drop-in program, taught by a certified Zumba Gold instructor.
Ages: 50 & over                       Instructor: Mary Lea Kirby
                                                                                                          CHORAL “SING-A-LONG” (Senior Great Room)
                                                                                                          Ages: 50 & over     Fees: Free
Tuesdays • Meets weekly • 8:45 - 9:30 am                                                                  Monday, September 19, October 3, November 7, December 5, 12 & 19.
Aug. - 3100.721* • Sept. - 3100.822 • Oct. - 3100.823 • Nov. - 3100.824
Dec. - 3100.825                                                                                           11:30 am • Come and gather around the piano and sing with Ginny Rios.

*No class 8/23                                                                                            CARDS AND OTHER GAMES (Senior Great Room)
                                                                                                          Ages: 50 & over Fees: Free
Fees: Members - $3 • Non Members/Residents - $4
      Non Members/Non-Residents - $5                                                                      BRIDGE ..................................................Tuesdays ..................................12:30 - 3:30 pm
                                                                                                          BUNCO ..................................................Thursdays ................................9:30 - 11:30 am
BEGINNING LINE DANCING (Event Center)                                                                     DOMINOES ..........................................Tuesdays ..................................1:00 - 3:00 pm
Come and learn the basic steps of line dancing! This is a drop-in program.                                MAH JONGG ......................................Wednesdays ............................1:00 - 3:00 pm
                                                                                                          PINOCHLE ............................................Tuesdays ..................................12:25 - 3:00 pm
Ages: 50 & over                       Instructor: Kay Gritti                                              SCRABBLE ............................................Mondays ..................................10:00 - 11:30 am
Tuesdays • 10:00 - 11:00 am                                                                               PINOCHLE INSTRUCTION............Wednesdays ............................10:00 - 11:45 am
Aug. - 3100.725* • Sept. - 3100.826 • Oct. - 3100.827 • Nov. - 3100.828                                   Wii OPEN PLAY ................................Daily. ..........................................Upon request
Dec. - 3100.829
*No class 8/23                                                                                            WOOD SHOP CLASSES & SERVICES
Fees: Members - $3 • Non Members/Residents - $4                                                           For all wood shop information, call (440) 580-3275.
      Non Members/Non-Residents - $5
                                                                                                          OPEN WOOD SHOP (Senior Center Wood Shop)
HIGH BEGINNERS/IMPROVERS LINE DANCING (Event Center)                                                      Pre-requisite is completion of “Sawdust for Beginners”. Come and help repair items
                                                                                                          and meet new friends. We are currently looking for a wood shop supervisor. If you
Come and learn new steps or practice your favorites! This is a drop-in program.
                                                                                                          have completed Sawdust for Beginners and are free on Wednesdays or Thursdays
Ages: 50 & over                       Instructor: Gwen Rospierski                                         from 9:30 - 11:30 am this job is for you! Please contact Joe at 580-3275 if you are
                                                                                                          interested.
Thursdays • 10:00 - 11:00 am
Aug. - 3100.729 • Sept. - 3100.830 • Oct. - 3100.831 • Nov. - 3100.832*                                   Ages: 50 & over                       Wed & Thurs – 9:30 - 11:30 am
Dec. - 3100.833                                                                                           Ages: 21 & over                       Thurs – 6:30 - 8:30 pm
*No class 11/24                                                                                           Fees:                                Per Hour Punch Cards
                                                                                                          Members/Residents ..........................$1......................$5
Fees: Members - $3 • Non Members/Residents - $4                                                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$2......................$10
      Non Members/Non-Residents - $5
                                                                                                          *No open wood shop 11/24

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                           WOOD SHOP CLASSES & SERVICES cont.                                                                  ART & CRAFT CLASSES cont.
                           SAWDUST FOR BEGINNERS (Senior Center Wood Shop)                                                     WATERCOLOR PAINTING (Senior Art Studio)
                           This required course for all first time wood shop users covers use of equipment,                    All levels are welcome, including beginners. Instructor offers two separate classes;
                           policies and procedures in the wood shop and basics of wood working. A simple                       one Tuesdays, and one Fridays. Come and learn a new hobby, or brush up on
                           project will be completed during the class. Class completed in 2 – 4 hour sessions.                 your existing watercolor skills. You’re sure to have fun, and all participants have
                           Ages: 50 & over                        Class Limit: 8                  Instructor: Jim Burns        the opportunity to join in our annual art show. Students provide own materials;
                                                                                                                               list available at Senior Registration Desk. Registration required.
                           3600.801                               Mon – 10/10 & 10/17             9:30 am - 2:30 pm*
                                                                                                                               Ages: 50 & over                          Class Limit: 15                                 4 or 6 Week Session
                           *Lunch break 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
                                                                                                                               Instructor: Judi Roszak
                           Fees: Members ....$35 Non-Members/Residents....$40
                                 Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$45                                                             Daytime Classes:                                                                                       Drop-In
                                                                                                                               3331.830       Tues – 9/13 - 10/18                                    9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.803
                           WOOD CARVING (Senior Center Wood Shop)                                                              3331.831       Tues – 10/25 - 11/29                                   9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.804
                           Join this group of men and women and learn the basics of wood carving and about                     3331.802       Tues – 12/6 - 12/27**                                  9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.805
                           the tools used, how to keep them sharp and the various types of wood carving.                       3331.702       Fri – 8/5 - 9/9                                        9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.705
                           (chip, relief, bark and carving “in-the-round”). Experienced carvers are welcome to                 3331.806       Fri – 9/16 - 10/21                                     9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.808
                           join and share their knowledge while honing their skills. Membership is free.                       3331.807       Fri – 10/28 - 12/2                                     9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.809
                                                                                                                                              Fri – 12/9, 12/16 & 12/23*                             9:30 - 11:30 am                  3331.810
                           Instructors: Jim Neal • Connie Mellott • Leo Potonic                                                               (*Drop-In only)
                           Ages: 50 & over                        Every Thurs – 1:00 - 3:00 pm                                 **4 Week Session
                           *No wood carvers 11/24                                                                              Fees:                                          4 Weeks 6 Weeks Drop-In
                                                                                                                               Members..............................................$26 ..................$39....................$8
                           Fees: Participants pay for own tools and materials.
                                                                                                                               Non Members/Residents................$29 ..................$44....................$9
                           WOOD SHOP REPAIR SERVICE (Senior Center Wood Shop)                                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents......$33 ..................$49....................$10
                           Wood shop volunteers will repair small wood items with a minimum charge of $5.
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                                                                                                                               CALLIGRAPHY (Senior Art Studio)
                           Bring your item into the wood shop any Wed. or Thurs. between 9:30 - 11:30 am
                           and one of our volunteers will discuss the project and cost to repair with you.                     Calligraphy means “beautiful writing.” It’s a fun hobby, as well as a creative art.
                                                                                                                               This class will focus on the vertical strokes, consistent angle of the calligraphy pen
                           3600.803                                                                                            and proper spacing between words. Teaching methods will include tracing and
                                                                                                                               copying, and students are encouraged to practice. Supply list available at Senior
                           WOOD SHOP OPEN HOUSE (Senior Center Wood Shop)                                                      Registration Desk.
                           Come and explore our wonderful woodshop. Some of the great tools include
                                                                                                                               Ages: 50 & over                          Class Min: 5 Students                           6 Week Session
                           band saw, radial arm saw, miter, panel and scroll saws, drill press, grinder, router
                           table belt and oscillating sander and much more! Learn how to get involved and                      Instructor: Barbara Fischer
                           how the woodshop can help you. Woodshop supervisors will be available to
                           answer any questions.                                                                               3331.820                                 Fri – 9/30 - 11/4                               9:45 - 11:15 am
                           Wednesday, Sept. 21                    10:00 am - 8:00 pm                                           Fees:
                                                                                                                               Members ..............................................$15                                  No Drop-ins
                                                                                                                               Non-Members/Residents ................$18                                                   Permitted
                           ART & CRAFT CLASSES                                                                                 Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$21

                           RAKE KNITTING (Senior Craft Room)                                                                   CLASSICAL PAINTING SECRETS (Senior Art Studio)
                           Colonial Cabin Craft – Create Afghans & more. Bring 1-4 ply skein of yarn and                       All Mediums (Acrylics, oils and watercolor) – All Levels
                           crochet hook size E, F or G
                                                                                                                               Instructor offers two separate classes; one Tuesdays and one Thursdays.
                           Ages: 50 & over                                                                                     Students provide own materials; palette list available at Senior Registration Desk.
                                                                                                                               Registration required.
                           Every Monday                           10:00 am
                                                                                                                               Ages: 50 & over                          Class Limit: 15                                 6 Week Session
                           Fees: No Fee
                                                                                                                               Instructor: Joanne Richter
                           WATERCOLOR TECHNIQUES CLASS (Senior Art Studio)
                           Turn up the drama of your watercolor paintings with attention to light and texture.                 Daytime Classes:
                           Practice using reference photos to compose a strong visual that is colorful and                     3331.812                                 Tues – 9/6 - 10/11                              1:00 - 3:30 pm
                           believable. You will provide your own painting materials, including your books:                     3331.813                                 Tues – 10/18 - 11/29*                           1:00 - 3:30 pm
                                                                                                                               3331.814                                 Thurs – 9/8 - 10/13                             1:00 - 3:30 pm
                           A Celebration of Light, by Jane Freeman and Painting with the White of Paper,
                                                                                                                               3331.815                                 Thurs – 10/20 - 12/1*                           1:00 - 3:30 pm
                           by Judi Wagner.
                                                                                                                               *No class 11/22 & 11/24
                           Ages: 50 & over                        Instructor: Barbara Fischer
                                                                                                                               Fees: Members ....$48 Non-Members/Residents ....$53                                        No Drop-ins
                           3331.811                               Wednesdays beginning Sept. 14        9:30 - 11:30 am               Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$58                                                     Permitted
                           Fees:
                           Members ..............................................$2 per class
                           Non-Members/Residents ................$3 per class
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$4 per class




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ART & CRAFT CLASSES cont.                                                                                 COMMUNITY SERVICE GROUPS cont.
INTERACTIVE DRAMATICS (Senior Art Studio)                                                                 RAINBOW QUILTERS
Have you ever thought of yourself as an actor? Or maybe you just have a love of                           Every Mon. at 1:00 pm (except 2nd Monday)
theater and plays? Join this 5 week creative arts workshop and enjoy extensive
discussions on theater, television and movies. You’ll read plays and scripts, and                         Nancy Haake, Coordinator
informally act and talk about the arts. Registration required.
                                                                                                          Join this wonderful group of volunteers who create small quilts for premature
Ages: 50 & over                          5 Week Session                                                   babies in Neo-Natal Intensive Care Units at Rainbow Babies and Children Hospital
                                                                                                          and Southwest General Health Center. This group also creates colorful quilts for
Instructor: Brad Schreiber, BA Theater, Cleveland State University                                        Cancer patients for the Ireland Cancer Center at Southwest General Health Center.
3500.805                                 Thursdays, Oct. 6 - Nov. 3               10:00 - 11:00 am
                                                                                                          CREATIVE CRAFTERS
Fees:                                                                                                     Every Wed. 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Members ..............................................$25
Non-Members/Residents ................$28                                                                 Interested in becoming a coordinator for this group?
Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$30                                                                       Call Debbie Branic at 440-580-3275
                                                                                                          Enjoy making new crafts? This is the group for you! Create new friendships and
JEWELRY & ACCESSARY MAKING CLASSES                                                                        various crafts for the Senior Center Craft Shop. Willing hands and ideas are
Looking for a new hobby? Want to add just the right accessory to your favorite                            always welcome!
outfit? Thinking of unique gift ideas? Make a reservation to join one of our jewelry/
accessory making classes offered with Cheryl Geschke of Soft-N-Sassy. Your fee will                       WARM UP AMERICA
include all materials and you’ll create a beautiful item during class. Registration and                   Every Thurs. from 1:00 - 3:30 pm
payment required one week before the start of each individual class. A sample of
each class project will be on display at the Senior Registration Desk.                                    Marlene Cichocki & Kathy Balach, Coordinators
Ages: 50 & over                          Class Limit: 15                                                  This fantastic group enjoys knitting and crocheting afghans, lap robes, blankets,
                                                                                                          capes and other handicrafts for worthy causes and organizations in our community.
Instructor: Cheryl Geschke                                                                                Bring a friend and join them on Thursdays!




                                                                                                                                                                                                    Senior Center Activities
BRACELET MAKING
Learn the basics of stringing beads and complete a bracelet that will fit any size                        WELLNESS
wrist. Learn about many techniques involved in jewelry making. Materials included.                        (All held in Senior Center Clinic unless otherwise noted.)
3500.802                                 Thursday, Sept. 8                        10:00 - 11:00 am        BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKS
                                                                                                          3rd Tues., 10:30 am - 1:00 pm Provided by Southwest General Health Center
Fees:                                                                                                     2nd & 3rd Fri., 8:30 - 11:30 am Provided by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Members ..............................................$27
Non-Members/Residents ................$29                                                                 DIABETES SCREENING
Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$31
                                                                                                          3rd Tues., 10:30 am - 11:30 am Provided by Southwest General Health Center
                                                                                                          2nd & 3rd Fri., 8:30 - 11:30 am Provided by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
NECKLACE MAKING
Make an 18-inch necklace with basic stringing techniques, including a simple                              HEARING AID SERVICES
closure. Materials included.                                                                              Hearing aid services provided by Christner Hearing Aids and Brookway Hearing
3500.803                                 Wednesday, Oct. 5                        1:00 - 2:00 pm          Center. Hearing tests, cleaning and service of hearing aids, and battery offers
                                                                                                          provided for your convenience.
Fees:
Members ..............................................$37                                                 Sept. 6 – Brookway 9:00 - 10:00 am          Nov. 1 – Christner        9:00 - 10:00 am
Non-Members/Residents ................$39                                                                 Oct. 4 – Brookway 9:00 - 10:00 am           Dec. 6 – Brookway         9:00 - 10:00 am
Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$41                                                                       Fee may apply for service. Price list available at Senior Registration Desk.
                                                                                                          Appointments needed. Call the Senior Center at 580-3275.
NEEDLE FELT SCARF
Your friends will be wowed by this needle felting technique in which you                                  PODIATRIST
incorporate wool fiber and silk to create a one-of-a-kind scarf perfect for the                           Podiatrist will visit monthly. To schedule an appointment, call the Senior Registration
holidays or to dress up any outfit. Materials included.                                                   Desk at 580-3275. Fee for service. Medicare billing only. (HMO’s are not accepted.)
3500.804                                 Thursday, Nov. 10                        9:30 - 11:30 am         Dr. Jeanine A. Peters, DPM
Fees:                                                                                                     Monday - 9/12, 10/10, 11/14 & 12/12                          1:00 - 5:00 pm
Members ..............................................$45
Non-Members/Residents ................$47                                                                 SENIOR FLU & PNEUMONIA SHOT DAY
Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$49                                                                       This clinic is for all Seniors 50 years of age and older. Registration will begin on
                                                                                                          September 7th by calling 440-580-3275. Please know that there is no shortage of
                                                                                                          the vaccine. Medicare and select insurances will be accepted. A list of insurances
COMMUNITY SERVICE GROUPS                                                                                  that will be accepted will be list in the Silver Pen. Medicare does pay for one
You are invited to join any of our Senior Center Service Groups – new hands,                              Pneumonia shot in your life time, if interested in receiving this vaccine please
warm hearts, and happy smiles are always welcome! You will enjoy friendship,                              contact your doctor. Pneumonia shots will be $60.
conversation and rewards of completing projects that benefit others. All
                                                                                                          Ages: 50 & over
groups meet in the Senior Craft Room.
                                                                                                          Wednesday, October 12                                        8:00 am – 3:00 pm
                                                                                                          Fees: $30 Self-Pay Flu

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                           WELLNESS cont.                                                                                         WELLNESS cont.
                           MEMORY LOSS – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW                                                                    TURKEY TALK
                           Memory loss is not uncommon when you age. Join Laura from Hanson Services                              Wondering what to eat at all those family gatherings that occur in November and
                           as she discusses how memory loss changes as you age, what is normal memory                             December? Come and learn what to eat and what not to eat during your holiday
                           loss and when you should be concerned. Laura will also offer tips for preventing                       celebrations. This informative talk will discuss cholesterol, fat and nutritional health.
                           Alzheimer’s and keeping you memory in tip top shape! Don’t miss out on this                            Discussion will be presented by Southwest General Hospital’s pharmacy
                           informative program, register today!                                                                   department. Registration required at the Senior Center.
                           Ages: 50 & over                                                                                        Ages: 50 & over             Fees: Free
                           3800.830                                 Friday, October 21                10:00 am                    3800.883                    Thursday, November 17              10:00 am
                           Fees: Free                                                                                             Fees: Free

                           ASK A PHARMACIST
                           This service will be provided by a licensed pharmacist from CVS. Bring in all your                     COMMUNITY SUPPORT GROUPS
                           current medications for a pharmacist to review with you, and answer any questions                      (All Meet Monthly)
                           you may have.
                                                                                                                                  MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SUPPORT GROUP (Senior Meeting Room)
                           Wednesday, October 12                                                      10:00 am - 12:00 pm
                                                                                                                                  1st Thurs. • 7:00 pm
                           Appointment needed. Stop by or call the Senior Registration Desk at 580-3275.
                                                                                                                                  STRONGSVILLE LOW VISION SUPPORT GROUP
                           FANTASY WALK                                                                                           1st Thurs. of the month • 10:00 - 11:00 am
                           Looking for a unique and exciting way to get healthy, lose weight and have more                        Do you have low vision due to eye diseases/conditions such as
                           energy? Join us on our 2nd Fantasy Walk. Beginning September 1st, we’re walking                        macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, cataracts or glaucoma?
                           380 miles to our Nation’s capital, Washington D.C. by December 1st.                                    You are not alone!
                           Fantasy walkers will wear pedometers wherever they go, record their miles once
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                                                                                                                                  The Ehrnfelt Senior Center with the assistance of the Cleveland Sight Center is
                           a week at the Senior Center and check their progress on our map. A party will be                       hosting a monthly group at the Ehrnfelt Senior Center.
                           held in December to celebrate everyone’s accomplishments. Registration is
                           required and pedometers will be provided                                                               • Meet others who also have vision loss and are experiencing some of the
                                                                                                                                    same things you are.
                           Ages: 50 & over                          Sponsored by Brookway Hearing Center                          • Share feelings, concerns, and solutions.
                           3500.806                                 Instructional Meeting                  1:00 pm                • Discuss methods to increase independence.
                                                                    Wednesday, August 3                                           • Learn about resources and adaptive devices for people who are visually impaired.
                           Fees:                                                                                                  • Receive help and support in dealing with your vision loss.
                           Members ..................................................$12                                          For more information contact Sheena Dean, Family Preservation Coordinator
                           Non-Members/Residents ....................$14                                                          at 440-580-3276.
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$16

                           IMPROVING YOUR BALANCE
                           Feeling off balance or having issues with vertigo? Don't let your fear of falling keep
                                                                                                                                  FREE CONSULTATIONS
                           you at home. Come out and to this informative presentation and meet a balance                          (Offered Monthly)
                           therapist to find out if the newest program in balance training and treatment of                       ATTORNEY
                           vertigo will help you. Registration required at the Senior Center.
                                                                                                                                  1st Tues. 9:00 - 11:30 am – Dennis G. Mille
                           Ages: 50 & over                                                                                        4th Fri. 10:00 - 11:30 am – Kevin M. Preston
                           3800.880                                 Tuesday, October 4                10:00 am                    Brief consultation, appointment needed – call the Senior Registration Desk at
                                                                                                                                  580-3275.
                           Fees: Free
                                                                                                                                  FINANCIAL PLANNER
                           HOW DO I ASK – THE STORY OF ORGAN DONATION
                                                                                                                                  Offill Financial Group • Counseling services offered by Offill Financial Group.
                           Ages: 50 & over
                                                                                                                                  Available by appointment the 1st Wednesday of the month 10:00 - 11:30 am &
                           3800.881                                 Thursday, October 6               10:00 am                    6:00 - 7:30 pm. Please call the Senior Center at 580-3275 to make an appointment.
                           Fees: Free                                                                                             POST OFFICE ON WHEELS
                                                                                                                                  A mobile postal van visits the Senior Center monthly, on the 2nd Tuesday
                           HEALTHY WINTER SKIN                                                                                    from 12:15 - 12:45 pm. Any business you conduct at the Post Office can
                           Get your skin ready for the weather that comes along with fall and winter!                             be taken care of at the “Post Office on Wheels.”
                           Southwest General Hospital’s pharmacy department will be here to discuss and
                           show pictures of common weather related rashes and share over the counter
                           remedies to help you identify and treat them. This is one program your skin can
                           not go without! Registration required at the Senior Center.
                           Ages: 50 & over                                                                                                     DO YOU HAVE AN IDEA FOR A CLASS
                           3800.882                                 Thursday, October 13              10:00 am                            OR JUST LOOKING TO VOLUNTEER SOME TIME?
                           Fees: Free                                                                                                    IF SO, PLEASE GIVE US A CALL AT (440) 580-3275.

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EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS                                                                          EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS cont.
2011 BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP                                                                    HEAP PROGRAM (Home Energy Assistance Program)
Books are selected by the Staff of the Strongsville Library and may be picked up the          The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) gives qualified Cuyahoga County
first week of each month at the Library. The book discussion, led by a member of              seniors a discount on their winter heating bill. A representative from the
the Library Staff is held at the Strongsville Library on the 4th Monday of that month         Department of Senior and Adult Services will be on hand to give information about
from 2:30 - 4:00 pm.                                                                          the program, help fill out and collect applications to be processed. Please bring
                                                                                              proof of income (social security or pension letter, bank statement or paycheck
Month         Book Title                                          Discussion Date             stub), copy of light and gas bill, and receipt of payment to your medical
September     “The Absolutely True Dairy of a                     September 26                supplement insurance plan (only if you have one). Appointment required.
              Part-time Indian”
                                                                                              Ages: 50 & over
              by Sherman Alexie
October       “The Help”                                          October 24                  3500.826                   Wednesday, October 12            10:00 am - 3:30 pm
              by Kathryn Stockett                                                             Fees: Free
November      “Half Broke Horses”                                 November 28
              by Jeanette Walls                                                               OHIO INSURANCE DEPARTMENT
December      No Discussion                                                                   TO HOST MEDICARE CHECK-UP DAYS
                                                                                              Join the Ohio Insurance Department for a Medicare Check-Up Day. Medicare’s new
MOBILE LIBRARY (Senior Great Room)                                                            annual open enrollment or “coordinated election” period is October 15th to
The Strongsville Branch of the Cuyahoga County Public Library visits the Senior               December 7th. This period allows people on Medicare to evaluate whether or not
Center monthly. Stop by on the following Tuesdays, from 10:30 – 11:30am;                      to enroll in a Part D Medicare prescription drug plan, determine if they have
Sept. 13th, Oct. 4th, Nov. 1st & Dec. 6th. Visit their table in the Great Room to             existing drug coverage, or if they have already enrolled in Part D, switch to another
request a book, CD, DVD, ask about the latest title, or even apply for a library card.        Part D or to a Medicare Advantage plan for coverage that begins Jan. 1, 2012.
                                                                                              OSHIIP will provide information on recent Medicare changes, run comparison
COMPUTER INSTRUCTION UPDATE!
                                                                                              reports on various Part D plans and advise seniors how to utilize pension, Veterans
New Offerings For Silver Mustang Members Only - please refer to the Silver Pen for            Administration or other drug coverage in lieu of Part D coverage. Attendees are
dates/times.                                                                                  encouraged to bring a list of their prescriptions drugs, dosages and preferred




                                                                                                                                                                                      Senior Center Activities
Computer Basics: For members who are new to computing and want to learn basic                 pharmacy and information on pension, VA or other medical care benefits they are
mouse, keyboard, and operating skills. Cost $10 for two classes, two hours each.              receiving. Registration is required.
                                                                                              Ages: 65 & over
Intro to Computers: For members who have been using a computer and want
more in depth training. Includes: Windows Basics, Introduction to Word Processing             3500.810                   Wednesday, November 16           10:00 am
and File Management. Cost $20 for four classes, two hours each. Prerequisite –
Computer Basics or Computer Competency.                                                       Fees: Free

Email: Cost $10 for two classes, two hours each — 9:30 - 11:30am.                             COPING WITH THE HOLIDAYS (Senior Meeting Room)
Prerequisite – Intro to Computers                                                             Dealing with any holiday while grieving can be both painful and exhausting. For
Internet: Cost $10 for two classes, two hours each — 9:30 - 11:30am.                          some people the problem is self-imposed expectations or the struggle is coping
Prerequisite – Intro to Computers                                                             with the expectations or needs of others. We will discuss the losses, the
                                                                                              expectations, and the difference between needs and expectations. We will also
AARP DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM CLASSES (Senior Meeting Room)                                      discuss how to include your loved one in your holiday memories. Presented by The
                                                                                              Thomas P. Perciak Residential Hospice House. Registration Required. We will be
Take this opportunity to review your driving skills, habits, and knowledge of rules           offering this program on two separate dates.
of the road. Local driving problems, safety tips, changes in driving laws and rules
are discussed. The course also emphasizes how to adjust your driving in response              Ages: 50 & over
to age related physical changes and declining perceptual skills. Please note: this is
now a one day program. Registration required.                                                 3800.836                   Thursday, November 17            1:00 pm

Ages: 50 & over             Instructor: Ralph Turnbull                                        Fees: Free

3500.827                    Thursday, September 1            9:00 am - 1:00 pm                MEMORY SCREENINGS
Fees:                                                                                         November is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and with the help of Kemper House
AARP Members ......$12       Non-AARP Members ......$14                                       in Strongsville we will be offering memory screenings here at the Senior Center.
                                                                                              Private and confidential, memory screenings are simple. They average ten minutes
HOME FIRE PREVENTION & SAFETY (Senior Art Studio)                                             in length, and consist of questions and tasks to assess memory. They do not
                                                                                              diagnose any illness, but can indicate whether someone should follow up with a
October is Fire Prevention Month. Strongsville Firefighters/Paramedics will talk              full medical exam, which could lead to a proper detection of a memory disorder.
about important safety items for the home, including smoke alarms, carbon                     If you are interested in participating in this important screening please sign up for
monoxide detectors and fire extinguishers. Learn how to purchase these items,                 an appointment time at the Senior Registration Desk or by calling 580-3275.
where to place them in your home, and how to use them properly to keep you
and your family safe. Registration required                                                   Ages: 50 & over            Friday, November 18              10:00 am - 12:00 noon
                                                                                                                                                          (appointment required)
Ages: 50 & over
                                                                                              Fees: Free
3500.807                    Monday, October 3                10:00 am
Fees: Free


                                                                TASTE OF TRAVEL 2011
                  Come with us as we travel around our great surroundings. See page 46 for all the details and destinations.
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                           EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS cont.                                                                               EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS cont.
                           RTA UPDATE (Senior Meeting Room)                                                                         DIGITAL CAMERA CLASSES FOR BEGINNERS
                           Learn what’s new with RTA – the senior discounts, paratransit system, brochures,                         (Senior Meeting Room)
                           maps, etc. – with Erica Arnold, RTA’s Community Relations Specialist. Registration                       Whether you use a digital or a conventional camera, you’ll want to take this two
                           required.                                                                                                session digital camera class. Learn what you need to know before you purchase
                                                                                                                                    a camera, then learn how to manage, edit and share photographs using your
                           Ages: 50 & over                                                                                          computer. Learn how to download pictures from a digital camera, touch-up photos
                           3500.808                                 Thursday, September 29              10:00 am                    for better images, use photos in e-mail, photo albums, flyers and more. You’ll
                                                                                                                                    discover great tips and tricks for printing and preserving your precious memories
                           Fees: Free                                                                                               while saving money.

                           TRASH TO TREASURES (West Event Center)                                                                   Ages: 50 & over
                           You’ve seen PBS’s Antiques Roadshow – now come to our program, and discover if                           3500.813                                 Tuesday, September 13 - 20   10:00 am - 12:00 pm
                           your favorite item is a true treasure. Neal Richter will return to the Senior Center for
                           this popular program. Neal, also known as the Clock Doctor, frequently conducts                          Fees:
                           appraisals for individuals and insurance companies. This mini appraisal will be fun to                   Members ..............................................$43
                           watch as well as participate. Come and learn if your attic is really a treasure chest.                   Non-Members/Residents ................$45
                           Registration is required. Two item limit per person.                                                     Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$47

                           Ages: 50 & over                                                                                          HOLIDAY PLANTS
                           3500.809                                 Wednesday, October 26               1:00 - 3:30 pm              The holidays are here and so are the traditional and symbolizing plants that come
                                                                                                                                    along with it. We all enjoy looking at holly, mistletoe and poinsettias but how much
                           Fees: Free                                                                                               do you know about these festive plants. Did you know that mistletoe symbolizes
                                                                                                                                    life and fertility? Learn more about these plants from Jennifer Milbrandt, City
                           PICASA PHOTO EDITING FOR BEGINNERS                                                                       Arborist at this fun program. Registration required.
                           Come learn how to use the photo editing software from Google called Picasa. In                           Ages: 50 & over
                           this two session class you’ll learn how to organize your pictures, then edit them with
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                           this free software. You’ll learn how to crop, enhance the color, remove red eye,                         3800.840                                 Wednesday, December 7        10:00 am
                           and more. You’ll learn about the different tools that Picasa has to allow you to lighten,
                           shade and produce better looking photos. You’ll also learn how to create collages and                    Fees: Free
                           use other photo presentation tools inside Picasa to share your photos with family and
                           friends. Registration required.
                                                                                                                                    CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS
                           Ages: 50 & over
                                                                                                                                    CREATIVE WRITERS (Senior Art Studio)
                           3500.810                                 Thursday, September 29              1:00 - 3:00 pm
                                                                    Thursday, October 6                                             If you have a love of the written word, this may be just the “write” group for
                                                                                                                                    you. Seniors gather monthly to share their writings, and hear other’s work as
                           Fees:                                                                                                    well. Comments are shared, but no criticism. Registration is not required for this
                           Members ..............................................$43                                                drop-in program.
                           Non-Members/Residents ................$45
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$47                                                                      2nd Monday of the Month                                     1:30 pm              Fees: Free

                           GRANDMA & GRANDPA ON FACEBOOK (Senior Meeting Room)                                                      CYBER MUSTANGS (Senior Center Meeting Room)
                           Ever wonder what everyone is talking about when Facebook is mentioned. Participants                      (Support and Information Group for Computer Users)
                           will be provided with an introduction to the web site, which is one of the most                          This is a FREE support and information group for computer users. All are welcome
                           popular social networking web sites on the internet. This two session, hands on class                    to join these monthly round table discussions. They meet on the fourth Monday
                           will show participants how to create their personal account, begin making Facebook                       of the month at 1 pm in the Senior Center Meeting Room. We welcome new
                           friends and networking with people and many of the other fun features of the web site.                   members of all experience levels. Our e-mail address is CyberMustangs@pitech.us.
                           Ages: 50 & over
                           3500.811                                 Tuesday, November 1 - 8             10:00 am - 12:00 pm
                           Fees:
                           Members ..............................................$43
                           Non-Members/Residents ................$45
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$47

                           E-BAY FOR BEGINNERS
                           Find out what the buzz is all about on this online auction site. Learn how to buy
                           and sell on E-bay. This two session, hands on class will show participants how to
                           set up accounts, learn tips and tricks on bidding on items, and more.
                           Ages: 50 & over
                           3500.812                                 Wednesday, October 19 - 26          10:00 am - 12:00 pm
                           Fees:
                           Members ..............................................$43                                                                                    Looking for a new hobby?
                           Non-Members/Residents ................$45
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$47
                                                                                                                                         JEWELRY & ACCESSARY MAKING CLASSES
                                                                                                                                                 are now available! See page 41 for more details.

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SPECIAL PROGRAMS                                                                                            SPECIAL PROGRAMS cont.
BALLROOM DANCE SCHEDULE FOR 2011 (Event Center)                                                             SENIOR WHEELS FUNDRAISER
                                  Dance Only                   Lunch Packages*                              Senior Wheels is a curb to curb service which provides an affordable way for our
Silver Mustang Members ..................$4.00..............................$7.50                           539 registered riders to get to and from doctor’s appointments, grocery shopping,
Non-Members/Residents ................$4.50 ............................$8.00                               the Senior Center and much more. With the rising cost of fuel it’s getting harder
Members/Non-Resident ..................$5.00..............................$8.50                             for the Ehrnfelt Senior Center achieve our goal of helping to keep older adults
                                                                                                            independent. Come out and help us keep our wheels rolling! Call the Sheena
Includes light refreshments • All dances 1:15 - 3:15 pm                                                     Dean for more information at 580-3276.
3600.804..............September 8 ................................................Wayne Tomsic Combo        3800.827                    Saturday, October 16               2:00 pm
3600.805..............September 22..............................................Mike Jacobs Trio
3600.806..............October 13....................................................Al Battistelli          Fees: TBA
3600.807 ..............October 27 (Halloween)*........................Wayne Tomsic Combo
3600.808..............November 10 ..............................................Mike Jacobs Trio            OKTOBERFEST LUNCH (Event Center)
                         No Second Dance                                                                    Everyone’s German for our Oktoberfest! Ethnic food and entertainment by Stan
3600.809 ..............December 8 ................................................Al Battistelli            Mejac are sure to help you feel that old world charm. Registration with payment
                         No Second Dance                                                                    is required by October 1st. Music sponsored by Sabor Healthcare Group. Call the
                                                                                                            Senior Registration Desk at 580-3275.
BRUNCH AND A MOVIE (Event Center)
                                                                                                            3500.815                    Wednesday, October 5               11:30 am
On the 3rd Wednesday of each month following a delicious brunch, a movie is
shown on the Event Center big screen. The movie of the month is listed in the                               Fees: Members/Residents ....$5.00           Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$6.00
Silver Pen Newsletter and is also available by calling the Senior Center. Reservations
for Brunch are required; call 440-580-3275. Your brunch ticket will give you FREE                           BUNCO PARTY (Senior Great Room)
movie admission and includes fresh popped popcorn, light refreshments served                                Bunco is a game of dice, played in rounds. It’s also a social event, a party, and
with the movie. All this for a mere $4.00.                                                                  a blast! Mark your calendar and make your reservation for the Ehrnfelt Senior
Fees: Members/Residents ....$4.00                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$4.50          Center’s 1st Bunco Party. New players and veteran players are welcome. Dice will
                                                                                                            be rolled, pizza will be served, and fun will be assured. We’ll reward most natural




                                                                                                                                                                                                   Senior Center Activities
BACK TO SCHOOL LUNCHEON (Event Center)                                                                      Buncos, Most Wins, and even Most Losses! Space is limited and registration is
                                                                                                            required by October 7th.
Step back in time and remember the good old days of school, when it was all about
“Reading, Writing and Arithmetic!” The new school year always started the Tuesday                           3500.816                    Wednesday, October 12              4:00 - 6:00 pm
after Labor Day, and we want to relive those days here at Senior Center High. We’ll
have a school inspired, cafeteria style lunch. Bring a photo from a school day past,                        Fees: Members ......$5 Non-Members/Residents ......$6
and we’ll share them on our show-n-tell board. You’re sure to have fun, and this                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents........$7
won’t be a class to skip! Registration with payment is required
by September 1st.                                                                                           WHITE ELEPHANT SALES
                                                                                                            These sales are held four times a year, on Thursday & Friday, at the Senior Center.
Ages: 50 & over
                                                                                                            Donations (no clothing please) are accepted on the Wednesday before each
3500.814                                 Tuesday, September 6                 11:30 am                      sale from 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. Come and browse through our many treasures
                                                                                                            we have to sell.
Fees: Members/Residents ....$5.00                              Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$6.00
                                                                                                            2011 Sales Dates:
EHRNFELT SENIOR CENTER OLYMPICS                                                                             3600.811 • November 3 & 4
Register now . . . To be part of the 14th Annual Senior Olympics.                                           SALES HOURS:
                                                                                                            Thursdays: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm • Fridays: 9:00 am - 12:00 noon
3800.800 • September 12-23, 2011
Olympic events are open to Silver Mustang members, Recreation Center members                                VETERANS DAY LUNCH (Event Center)
and Strongsville residents who are 50 years of age or older.                                                Join us in honoring our local veterans at a special luncheon program. We’ll salute
                                                                                                            all the men and women that have served our country. This lunch is open to all and
Registration fee includes:                                                                                  free to our veterans.* Regular lunch prices apply to non-veterans. Registration with
Senior Olympics T-Shirt, entry to any and all events*                                                       payment is required by November 4th. Call the Senior Registration Desk at 580-3275.
Opening Day continental breakfast and Awards Luncheon.
                                                                                                            3500.817                    Wednesday, November 9              11:00 am
*If registering for 9-hole golf, additional $10.00 fee.
                                                                                                            *Free to Veterans who are members of the Ehrnfelt Senior Center or Strongsville
Events include: Fitness Walk, Bocce Ball, Basketball Throw, 9-Hole Golf (w/Cart),                           Residents.
Miniature Golf, Softball Throw, Mustang Horseshoes, Billiards, Progressive Pinochle,
Swimming, Table Tennis, Darts, Bean Bag Toss, Bowling, Wii Home Run Derby, Wii                              Fees: Veterans....Free* Members/Residents ................$4
Bowling . . . plus Special Senior Olympic events for the physically challenged.                                   Non-Members/Non-Residents..$4.50
**New events for 2011 – Bunco and Football Throw!
Select events will be offered in the evening.
Register at the Senior Center Registration Desk starting July 25th!                                                                REMEMBER TO CHECK OUT
Fees:                                                                                                                        TUESDAYS WITH LAURIE
Members ..............................................$16
Non-Members/Residents ................$17                                                                    All Recreation members are welcome to attend these free and informative
Non-Members/Non-Residents ......$18                                                                                 talks as Southwest General’s Community Nurse Laurie Pfahler
                                                                                                                             presents a variety of health related programs.
                                                                                                                                       See Page 9 for More Details.

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                           SPECIAL PROGRAMS cont.                                                                                  TASTE OF TRAVEL 2011 cont.
                           GROVE CITY SHOPPING SPREE                                                                               October 18                     GREEKTOWN CASINO – DETROIT, MICHIGAN
                           Get a head start on your Christmas shopping while saving money, and gas too!                            (3700.802)                     & VICTORIAN PRINCESS DINNER
                           Spend a day at Grove City Premium Outlets, located in Grove City, Pennsylvania.                                                        Package Includes: Round trip deluxe DVD motor coach
                           Grove City Premium Outlets is home to130 brand-name outlet stores, offering tax-                                                       transportation, $15 bonus play, all applicable taxes
                           free shopping on clothing, and everyday savings. Round trip deluxe DVD motor                                                           and gratuities.
                           coach transportation and a free VIP coupon book with special discounts will be
                                                                                                                                   Fees:
                           included. The day is yours to shop ‘til you drop.
                                                                                                                                   Members ............................................$34..........Registration starts August 30
                           3500.818                            Tuesday, November 15                       8:00 am - 6:00 pm        Non-Members/Residents ..............$36..........Registration starts September 6
                                                                                                                                   Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$38..........Registration starts September 13
                           Fees: Members ....$26 Non-Members/Residents ....$30
                                 Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$32                                                                 November 1                     ERIE GHOST TOUR
                                                                                                                                   (3700.803)                     Package Includes: Round-trip deluxe DVD motor coach
                           THANKSGIVING LUNCH (Event Center)                                                                                                      transportation, tour of the Watson Curtze Mansion, tour of
                           Join your friends at the Senior Center as we celebrate an early Thanksgiving lunch                                                     Union Station– includes lunch, tour of St. Patrick’s Church
                           with all the trimmings. Registration with payment is required by November 14th.                                                        and the Erie Maritime Museum and applicable taxes and
                           Call the Senior Registration Desk at 580-3275.                                                                                         baggage handling.

                           3500.819                            Thursday, November 17                      11:30 am                 Fees:
                                                                                                                                   Members ............................................$70..........Registration starts September 13
                           Fees: Members/Residents ..........$5                     Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$6         Non-Members/Residents ..............$72..........Registration starts September 20
                                                                                                                                   Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$74..........Registration starts September 27
                           SILVER MUSTANG BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
                           Join us as we celebrate the holidays with breakfast, Christmas tunes and                                November 29                    MOUNTAINEER CASINO –
                           a visit from Santa! Come and meet up with old friends, enjoy great                                      (3700.802)                     CHESTER, WEST VIRGINIA
                           entertainment, and eat some delicious breakfast! In the spirit of the                                                                  Package Includes: Round trip deluxe DVD motor coach
                           holidays we will be gratefully accepting non-perishable food items to                                                                  transportation, $25 - free slot play, all applicable taxes
                                                                                                                                                                  and gratuities.
Senior Center Activities




                           be donated to the Strongsville Food Bank. Registration required at the
                           Senior Registration Desk November 1st - December 2nd.
                                                                                                                                   Fees:
                           Tuesday, December 6                 10:00 am                                                            Members ............................................$28..........Registration starts October 11
                                                                                                                                   Non-Members/Residents ..............$30..........Registration starts October 18
                           Fees: Free to all current Silver Mustang Members                                                        Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$32..........Registration starts October 25

                           EVE OF NEW YEAR’S EVE BRUNCH! (Event Center)                                                            December 14                    A DICKEN’S CHRISTMAS –
                           Celebrate the arrival of 2012 with brunch at the Senior Center. Join us for a                           (3700.803)                     THE TOWN CRIER
                           delicious brunch, music, games and an early count down on the eve of New Year’s                                                        Package Includes: Round trip deluxe DVD motor coach
                           Eve. Registration is required by December 27th. Call the Senior Center at 580-3275.                                                    transportation, guided tour of Dickens Victorian Village
                                                                                                                                                                  displays, visit Dickens Welcome Center, holiday lunch
                           3500.820                            Friday, December 30                        10:00 am                                                buffet, coal miner’s Christmas train ride, visit John & Annie
                                                                                                                                                                  Glenn Historic Site, Courthouse Music & Light show and
                           Fees: Members/Residents ..........$5                     Non-Members/Non-Residents ..........$6                                        all applicable taxes and baggage handling.
                                                                                                                                   Fees:
                           TASTE OF TRAVEL 2011 (Sept. - Dec.)                                                                     Members ............................................$71..........Registration starts October 25
                                                                                                                                   Non-Members/Residents ..............$73..........Registration starts November 1
                           September 28                    VISIT ZANESVILLE, OHIO                                                  Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$75..........Registration starts november 8
                           (3700.800)                      Package Includes: Round trip deluxe DVD motor
                                                           coach transportation, buffet lunch at the Eaglesticks
                                                           restaurant, tour of Hartstone Pottery, tour of Alan
                                                           Cottril Sculpture Studio, tour of 5B’s (one of the
                                                           largest embroidery operations in the U.S.), all applicable
                                                           taxes and gratuities.
                           Fees:
                           Members ............................................$56..........Registration starts August 16
                           Non-Members/Residents ..............$58..........Registration starts August 25
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$60..........Registration starts August 30
                                                                                                                                   Become a Silver Mustang Member Today!
                                                                                                                                                            As a member you will receive:
                           October 7                       COVERED BRIDGE TOUR – ASHTABULA, OHIO
                           (3700.801)                      Package Includes: Round trip deluxe DVD motor coach                          A monthly Silver Mustang Newsletter • Admission into members only events
                                                           transportation, step-on guide, stop at Harbor Perk for                                  Members only programs • Additional membership discounts
                                                           coffee & a muffin, tour of 4 covered bridges, lunch at
                                                           Grand River Cellars with guided winery tour, shopping                                                      Priority registration for members
                                                           time at Basic Ingredients (unique bulk foods store),                                           Free birthday lunch the month of your special day
                                                           shopping time at Ridgeview Farm & Country Market,
                                                           all applicable taxes and gratuities.                                                     Discount coupons for daily admission for family and friends

                           Fees:                                                                                                                 3 free daily admission passes for the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center
                           Members ............................................$66..........Registration starts August 19
                           Non-Members/Residents ..............$68..........Registration starts August 26                                 See the top of page 38 for more information.
                           Non-Members/Non-Residents ....$70..........Registration starts September 2

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                                                            “FAMILY FUN AND ENTERTAINMENT”
                                             Northeast Ohio’s premier ice skating, hockey and tournament facility.
              ICE LAND USA is conveniently located just east of I-71 at 15381 Royalton Road (Route 82) in Strongsville.
                                For more information on our programs, fundraisers or activities,
                          please call us at 440-268-2800 or visit our website at www.IceLandUSA.info

ICE LAND USA • 15381 Royalton Road • Strongsville, Ohio 44136 • Ph: (440) 268-2800 • Fax (440) 268-2801
CITY OF STRONGSVILLE ICE TIME – LABOR DAY TO MEMORIAL DAY
                                                   SUN                                  MON                    TUES                WED                THURS                 FRI                 SAT
                                           1:00 - 2:30 pm                    8:00 am - 2:40 pm            8:00 am - 2:40 pm   8:00 am - 2:40 pm   8:00 am - 2:40 pm   8:00 am - 2:40 pm   7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    8:00 am                                                                  OPEN SKATE                   OPEN SKATE          OPEN SKATE          OPEN SKATE          OPEN SKATE
    8:15 am                                                                  8:00 - 9:00 am               8:00 - 9:30 am      8:00 - 9:00 am      8:00 - 9:30 am      8:00 - 9:00 am
    8:30 am
    8:45 am




                                                                                                                                                                                                              Ice Land USA Events
    9:00 am                                                                  OPEN SKATE
    9:15 am                                                                  9:00 - 1:00 pm                                                                               Ice Cut
    9:30 am                                                                                               OPEN SKATE      OPEN SKATE              OPEN SKATE          OPEN SKATE
    9:45 am                                                                                               9:30 - 11:45 am 9:30 - 11:45 am         9:30 - 2:40 pm      9:30 - 10:30 am
    10:00 am
    10:15 am
    10:30 am                                                                                                                                                          OPEN SKATE
    10:45 am                                                                                                                                                          10:30 - 1:45 pm
    11:00 am
    11:15 am
    11:30 am
    11:45 am                                                                                              OPEN SKATE      OPEN SKATE
    12:00 pm                                                                                              11:45 - 1:00 pm 11:45 - 12:45 pm
    12:15 pm
    12:30 pm
    12:45 pm                                                                                                                  OPEN SKATE
    1:00 pm                            OPEN SKATE                                 Ice Cut                 OPEN SKATE          12:45 - 2:40 pm
    1:15 pm                            1:00 - 2:30 pm                        OPEN SKATE                   1:00 - 2:40 pm
    1:30 pm                                                                  1:15 - 2:40 pm
                                                                                                                                                                                          OPEN SKATE
    1:45 pm                                                                                                                                                           OPEN SKATE          7:00 - 8:30 pm
    2:00 pm                                                                                                                                                           1:45 - 2:40 pm
    2:15 pm
    2:30 pm
    2:45 pm                                                                           Ice Cut                 Ice Cut             Ice Cut             Ice Cut             Ice Cut
    3:00 pm
FEES                                                                                                             SKATING LESSONS
                                                                                        Open Skate               www.IcelandUSA.info
Strongsville Residents &
Walter F. Ehrnfelt Recreation                                                                                    No city ice time during Christmas, Spring and Summer breaks.
Center Members........................................................................$4.00
                                                                                                                 Call Ice Land USA at 440-268-2800 for more information and latest schedules.
Non Residents/Non-Members ..............................................$6.00
                                                                                                                 For more information regarding the city’s ice time call Jason Keppler at
Goalies ..........................................................................................xxxxx
                                                                                                                 440-580-3260 ext. 5280.
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                                                    Strongsville Recreation Parks and Amenities




                                              RECREATION PARK GUIDELINES
                                              A. Permits are required, to use any of the
                                                 parks listed below, for practice purposes.
                                              B. Reservations are also required for use of
Strongsville Recreation Parks and Amenities




                                                 the pavilions.
                                              C. Alcohol is prohibited in all recreation parks.
                                              D. Pets are required to be on a leash at all times.
                                              E. Volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, and
                                                 basketball courts cannot be reserved with a
                                                 pavilion. There is a one hour limit if others are
                                                 waiting to use these facilities.

                                              AMENITIES
                                              1. Rec. Park #1 • 18100 Royalton Road – Located behind the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center. Rademaker, Cross and Finley
                                                 Fields are at this location with a concession stand and restrooms. There are several playgrounds located nearby along with
                                                 four tennis courts.
                                              2. Rec. Park #2 • 16109 Foltz Parkway (South of Rt. 82) – Located on Foltz Industrial Parkway near the city service center.
                                                 Includes Foltz 1 and Foltz 2 Fields, playgrounds, and a basketball court. Two pavilions with grills and picnic tables available.
                                                 Only one pavilion has electricity, running water and restrooms.
                                              3. Rec. Park #3 • 21273 Drake Road – Located at the intersection of Drake Road and Prospect. Wood and Sprague Fields
                                                 are at this location. Each field has a pavilion with eight or nine picnic tables, two grills, four electrical outlets per pavilion,
                                                 playgrounds and portable restrooms nearby.
                                              4. Nichols Field • 22707 Sprague Road – Located on Sprague and Marks Roads. This field has a pavilion with eight electrical
                                                 outlets, ten picnic tables, 2 grills, and a playground.
                                              5. Volunteer Park Fields • 21410 Lunn Road – Located on West Lunn Road just west of Prospect Road. Watts, Stroemple,
                                                 Farnsworth (lighted), Cappy Fields (lighted) and two Little League fields (Coyne and Kalinich) are at this location. Batting
                                                 cages, horseshoe pits, a 1/2 mile paved walking path, vending machines, restrooms, pavilion with picnic tables and bocci
                                                 ball courts are located here near the playground.
                                              6. Surrarer Park • 14625 Whitney Road – Located at the corner of Webster and Whitney Roads (east of I-71). James Field
                                                 is at this location along with 2 tennis courts and a new pavilion with eight electrical outlets and four picnic tables.
                                              7. Backyard Preserve – Located behind the Ehrnfelt Recreation Center. This park offers an outdoor amphitheater, a scenic
                                                 walking trail, beautiful foliage and plenty of wildlife.
                                              8. Youth Park Field • 21255 Lunn Road – Located on West Lunn Road just west of Prospect (across from Volunteer Park).
                                                 One regulation football field, two flag football fields, three little league fields and one pavilion with electric are at this location.
                                                 Use by permit only.
                                              9. Castletown Pavilion • 18100 Royalton Road – Located between the Strongsville Library and Castletown Playground.
                                                 Electrical outlets available.

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                                                                                                                Mark Hartze ........................................................mark.hartze@strongsville.org
                                                                                                                Assistant Maintenance Foreman
                                                                                                                Jason Keppler....................................................jason.keppler@strongsville.org
                                                                                                                Recreation Supervisor
                                                                                                                Robin Meczka ..................................................robin.meczka@strongsville.org
                                                                                                                Aquatic Supervisor
                                                                                                                Kristen Nykiel....................................................kristen.nykiel@strongsville.org
                                                                                                                Recreation Supervisor
                                                                                                                Kathy Sazima, RN, BSN ................................kathy.sazima@strongsville.org
                                                                                                                Senior Services Coordinator
                                                                                                                Donna Scholl ................................................................................Extension 5261
                                                                                                                Assistant Maintenance Supervisor
CITY OF STRONGSVILLE                                                                                            Alan Serenas ..................................................................................Extension 5261




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Staff of the City of Strongsville Parks, Recreation & Senior Center
Thomas P. Perciak............................................................................Mayor              Maintenance
                                                                                                                Bob Shank ......................................................................................Extension 5261
CITY COUNCIL                                                                                                    Maintenance
Michael Daymut ......................................................................Council President          James Stewart ................................................................................Extension 5261
                                                                                    Councilman - Ward 1         Maintenance
Joseph C. DeMio ........................................................................Council-At-Large        Roger Wills......................................................................................Extension 5261
                                                                                                                Maintenance
Kenneth Dooner ........................................................................Council-At-Large
John D. Southworth, Jr. ..........................................................Council-At-Large
Raymond L. Haseley ......................................................Councilman - Ward 2
Mark Roth ..........................................................................Councilman - Ward 3
                                                                  Councilman President Pro Tem
J. Scott Maloney ..............................................................Councilman - Ward 4


PARKS, RECREATION AND SENIOR SERVICES
Ehrnfelt Recreation Center
Phone (440) 580-3260 • Fax (440) 572-3503
Ehrnfelt Senior Center
Phone (440) 580-3275 • Fax (440) 572-3137
Bryan Bogre ........................................................bryan.bogre@strongsville.org
Director of Parks, Recreation and Senior Services
Chris Arold ..............................................................chris.arold@strongsville.org
CPRP, Parks and Outdoor Facilities Superintendent
Sarah Arold ............................................................sarah.arold@strongsville.org
CPRP, Marketing and Promotions Supervisor
Melissa Baldwin ..........................................................................Extension 5266
Food Service Manager
Jen Black ......................................................................jen.black@strongsville.org
Director’s Secretary
Deborah Branic ............................................deborah.branic@strongsville.org
Senior Program Coordinator
Sheena Dean ......................................................sheena.dean@strongsville.org
Family Preservation Coordinator
Joe DeCarlo ............................................................joe.decarlo@strongsville.org
Senior Program Assistant
Chuck Dixon....................................................................................Extension 5261
Maintenance
Chuck Drvenkar ..........................................chuck.drvenkar@strongsville.org
Maintenance Foreman
Donald Golak ................................................................................Extension 5287
Crew Leader (Natatorium & Generator Operator)
Ned Hamad............................................................ned.hamad@strongsville.org
Fitness Supervisor
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                                                          PAID
                                                     CLEVELAND, OHIO
18100 Royalton Road                                  PERMIT NO. 1908
Strongsville, OH 44136          ECRWSS
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                         STRONGSVILLE, OHIO 44136

								
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