Fall Program Guide

www.dtpd.org • Fall 2022 • Dundee Township Park District | 31 Youth Generation POUND® 6-12 years Harness the power of movement and music to encourage today’s youth to MOVE, ROCK, PLAY, and MAKE NOISE!! Our “Rockstars in Training”will use Ripstix® - POUND’s lightly weighted exercise drumsticks - to ultimately build strength, confidence, self-awareness, and have FUN while exercising!! 40136-00 Oct. 1-22 Sa/9:00-9:45 am $25(R)/$35(NR) RA 40136-01 Oct. 29-Nov. 19 Sa/9:00-9:45 am $25(R)/$35(NR) RA 40136-02 Dec. 3-17 Sa/9:00-9:45 am $19(R)/$29(NR) RA Young Rembrandts - Christmas Art Workshop 6-12 years Join us for this three-day drawing workshop as we capture your child’s enthusiasm for all things Christmas. Students will revel in the spirit of the holiday, have an opportunity to strengthen their drawing skills, and learn how to properly color with color pencils andmarkers. We will draw a variety of Christmas imagery, like Santa Claus, Christmas themed cartoons, and caroling candles. We wrap up the final day with a big Christmas scene portraying gifts under the tree. No prior experience is needed. Enroll your budding artist today. Contractual 44151-00 Dec. 27-29 Tu-Th/12:00-2:00 pm $86(R)/$106(NR) RORC Children’s Theater Production 6-14 years Seussical KIDS weaves a story of friendship, loyalty and love. Despite all odds, Horton and Gertrude band together to save the Whos, free Horton and restore peace and unity to the Jungle of Nool. Seussical KIDS teaches us the power of being unique, and the importance of fighting for your beliefs. This is a tuition based program and all actors will be assigned parts based on their audition held on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. All participants will be asked to sing and read from the script. Students will study the work of the actor/singer/dancer and use their gained knowledge to develop as performers. Performances will take place on the weekend of Nov. 11-13. More details on performances will be provided as we approach performance weekend. Each actor will receive 2 free tickets. Others will be available for purchase at the Rakow Front Desk. All live performances are dependent on COVID-19 restrictions at the time of the performance. 44280-00 Sept. 8-Nov. 10 Th/4:30-5:45 pm $205(R)/$225(NR) RA 44280-01 Sept. 8-Nov. 10 Th/6:00-7:15 pm $205(R)/$225(NR) RA Online Balloon Class 7 years & older Professional balloon artist Gary Kantor teaches children the techniques needed to take plain balloons and transform them into incredible balloon animals (like dogs, butterflies, fish, etc.). By watching the video, children will create their own balloon animals, with Gary walking them through each step in the process. This class isn’t just for the kids; parents will have a blast if they join the experience. Additionally, you can sign up again since each session makes different animals. (Note: you will need your own balloons and balloon pump. The pump and balloons cost about $13, and when you register, you will be given information on places to purchase these.) Contractual 44182-00 Sept. 12-Oct. 17 45-minute video $13(R)/$23(NR) Virtual 44182-01 Oct. 24-Dec. 5* 45-minute video $13(R)/$23(NR) Virtual *No Class: 11/22 Horsemanship for Kids 10-17 years Our teachings are based on tradition and looking to the future. You’ll learn all about the proper ways to groom, tack and handle horses. In the saddle you will learn the basics of riding at the walk and trot. Lessons will be held in our indoor arena during inclement weather. The first day of class is orientation and groundwork. Riders should wear jeans or jodhpurs pants and hard-soled riding or hiking boots with a small, low heel. Bring an approved riding helmet or bicycle helmet. Contractual 44230-00 Oct. 29-Dec. 3 Sa/1:30-2:30 pm $172(R)/$192(NR) DWF SAT Saturdays • 5:30-9:00 pm Ages 8 -12 • Rakow Center See Page 3 for the full schedule. NO PARENTS ALLOWED