Youth Specialty Classes

Registration for all programs at patterson.perfectmind.com
Beginners & Intermediate Sewing
This sewing course will help you learn how to properly operate a sewing machine and choose appropriate fabrics and notions for class projects. You will learn how o read a pattern, pattern layout and cutting, and sewing seams! Class projects are worked on together in order to master sewing techniques.

Age:      13 years and up
Day:  Wednesday
Dates:   Session 1: September 12th- October 17th
              Session 2: October 24th- December 5th
                                 (No Class November 21st)

Times:  3:00- 5:00 PM
Location:  Hammon Senior Center, Craft Room

Cost:  $32.00

Other Details: Registration begins August 14th and ends three days before the start of each session.

Beginners & Intermediate Quilting

Have you ever wanted to learn to quilt? Now is your chance! This great quilting class with Instructor Phyllis is offered through the Recreation Department. You will learn to choose appropriate fabrics and notions, read patterns and pattern layouts, and learn cutting and sewing simple seams.



Age:
  13 years and up
Day: Tuesdays
Time: 3:00- 5:00 PM Location: Hammon Senior Center, Craft Room

Cost:   $32

Other Details:
  Registration begins August 14th and ends three days before the start of each session.

Fall Fabric Plating Workshop
Join this one- time unique workshop with artist Phyllis Myers! Fabric Plate your material with a see- through glass plate Students will use mode podge to attach the materials. Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas decorations. Get ready to be messy, engage and have fun!

Age:         13 years and up                          
Date:       Friday, October 26th                
Time:       3:00 - 5:00 PM
Location:    Hammon Senior Center, Craft Room

Cost:            $32.00

Other Details: 
 Registration begins September 26th and ends October 23rd.



Kids Kitchen Corner: Holiday Edition!

Kids in this course will grow confidence in cooking for themselves by learning to make simple dishes. Each child will receive a cookbook with recipes used in the class to take home and share at the end of the session! Kids will surely impress their relatives this holiday season with a new delicious talent to bring to the holiday parties! Parents of participants with food allergies must notify the Recreation Department on the Activity Registration form or in the online registration process. 

Age: 8- 14 years
Day:  Fridays
Dates:  2nd Friday of each month: October 12th, November 9th and December 7th
Time:   3:30 - 5:00 PM
Location:  Hammon Senior Center, Dining Room

Cost:
  $47.00 Per session

Other Details:  Registration begins August 14th

Menu: 
     >Easy Meatball Sliders & Zombie Eyeball pretzel bites!

Each of our creative chefs will get to make and take home two meatball sliders and will learn the spooky art of making zombie eyeball pretzel bites!

             >Easy Cheesy Sausage Breakfast Bombs & Apple Dumplings
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day! Kids will learn to make a hearty meal for themselves that will keep their energy up all day long.

           >Ham & Turkey Club Sliders, Reindeer snacks & Christmas Tree Cupcakes!

Impress your relatives this holiday season with these delicious and fun holiday treats! Ham and Turkey Club sliders are the perfect appetizer for any holiday party. Reindeer snacks offer a healthy snack addition to any sweet treats.

Cartoon Drawing Class From Young Rembrandts

Learning to draw can be fun, especially when we create silly characters, funny expressions and drawing sequences that tell a joke! This delightful program combines Young Rembrandts innovative, step- by- step drawing method with light- hearted subject matter that engages children, their sense of humor, and their vivid imaginations. 


Age:
6- 12 years
Day: Fridays
Dates: September 14th - October 12th
Time: 5:15 - 6:15 PM
Location: Hammon Senior Center

Cost: $52

Other Details: Registration begins August 21st and ends on September 12th
Zumba
​Instructor Blanca will help you burn calories, lose weight, tone your body and gain self- confidence with Zumba! A total workout, combining all elements of fitness- cardio, muscle conditioning, balance, flexibility, boosted energy and a serious doze of awesome each time you leave class.

​Age: 15 years and up (10-14 years must be accompanied by an adult)
Day: Mondays and Wednesdays
          Session 1: September 17th- October 10th
  Session 2: October 22nd- November 14th
  Session 3: November 26th- December 19th
Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Location: Hammon Senior Center
Cost: $52.00/ Session
          $10.00/ Drop- in

Other Details: Registration begins August 21st and ends on September 14th for Session 1, October 19th for Session 2 and November 21st for Session 3.

Belly Dancing for Fitness 

This class gives students a fun and healthy workout with the spice of Arabic music! Students will learn a multitude of different dance moves and choreography. This class is the most enjoyable way to get in shape and easy to follow along and learn!

Age:  15 years and up, Families welcome: 8 years and up must be accompanied by an adult
Day: Tuesdays
Date: September 25th- October 23rd
Time: 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Location: Hammon Senior Center

Cost: $67.00

Other Details: Registration begins August 21st and ends on September 21st.

Kids Dance Fitness



Step up and dance! Students learn technique and combinations in these high energy dance classes. Students will learn to dance as a team and individually to develop coordination, flexibility, balance and proper technique. There are 14 classes per Session, plus Recital.

Age: 3-13 years
Day: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Date: Session 1: September 11th- October 25th
                Recital October 26th
          Session 2: October 30th- December 20th
              (No class November 20th and 22nd)
                 Recital December 20th

Time: Tots Dance Fundamentals: 
(Age 3-5) 4:00- 5:00 PM
            Freestyle Dance: 
(Age 4-7) 5:15- 6:15 PM
    Hip Hop Dance: 
(Age 8-13) 6:30- 7:30 PM

Location: Hammon Senior Center

Cost: $57.00

Other Details:
Registration begins August 14th and ends three days before the start of each session.
Folk Dancing- Dabke

This course explores Arabic dance through cultural study, The participants will learn different types of Arabic culture dances from many different countries! The class is fun, easy to follow and great for the whole family! 

Age: 15 years and up, Families welcome: 8 years and up must be accompanied by an adult
Day: Tuesdays
Date: September 25th- October 23rd
Location: Hammon Senior Center

Cost: $67.00

Other Details: Registration begins August 21st and ends on September 21st.


Yoga: Vinyasa Workshops
               (Bi- Lingual)


Practice asana, guided relaxation, pranayama and meditation with Yogi Rosa Aranda - Lister. Rosa is fluent in spanish/ English, is an Alliance member, and certified in Balanced Rock Hatha/Vinyasa Wild Yoga. Shell help you bringyour self- awareness and inner exploration through the mind- body spirit system.
Age: All ages are welcome!
Day: Mondays
Date: Workshop 1: September 24th
          Workshop 2: October 22nd
            Workshop 3: November 26th
Time: 6:30 - 7:45 PM
Location: Hammon Senior Center

Cost: $10.00

Other Details: Registration begins August 21st and ends three days before the start of each workshop.