NOW:53051:USA01012
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01012
34°
H 37° L 32°
Cloudy | 10MPH

CE & Rec Offers After School Classes for Students

Jan. 21, 2010

The Menomonee Falls Community Education & Recreation Department is offering several after school programs for students in elementary school. The great thing about the classes is that they are located conveniently at each of the 4 elementary schools located within the Menomonee Falls School District, and are held immediately after school.

 

Spy Academy

Partnership with Mad Science of Waukesha County

From Decoding messages to metal detectors and might vision, children will have the opportunity to check out spy equipment and even create their own edible message! Children will use the Secret Code Breaker to communicate stealthily, like a real spy, and will use Undercover Observer to observe hidden objects. These tools will provide a complete undercover kit for children to take home. Classes begin January 25.

 

Theme Based Spanish

Partnership with Futura Language Professionals

Join our funny puppet friends, Dani and Beto on a series of animal-focused adventures! Along with their parrot friend and their biologist cousin Marta, they will blaze new trails to a pet store, a family farm, the zoo, the ocean, and even the rainforest! Students will learn animal-related vocabulary, catch glimpses of some special animals who call Latin America their home, and the practical and cultural importance of these animals. Lessons will be taught through the use of songs, games and crafts. Classes begin February 4.

 

Chess

Partnership with CheckMates Chess Academy

We invite your children to join us in our exploration of the world of chess. We will study chess tactics while playing many chess related games. Students of all levels will be challenged and receive prizes along their journey! The Rise in Rank program guides children through strategies in chess with workbooks and online support. Classes begin February 1.

 

Disney Pixar Drawing

Partnership with Promising Picassos

Students will be illustrating some of their favorite characters from movies like Monsters INC., Toy Story, Cars, Finding Nemo and more, while using cartooning techniques that may have been used in Disney Pixar movies. Markers, crayons and colored pencils will be used. Classes begin February 1

 

For additional information call (262) 255-8460, or to register visit www.fallsrec.org.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Cedarburg bulldozes Germantown in North Shore rematch 10/31

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 2 10/31

» Green Bay Packaging buys 2 cardboard, packaging firms 10/31

» Townsend keys Germantown win over Oconomowoc 10/30

» Photo Gallery: WIAA state soccer tourney day one 10/30

» Germantown schools finalize balanced budget 10/30

» Global Precision Industries moves to Menomonee Falls 10/30

» Former West Allis strip club owner sentenced to prison for perjury 10/29

» Large beer garden planned for Germantown 10/28

» First Bank taking nominations for Holi-Days of Giving 10/28

» Taxes to go down for Falls school district residents 10/27

» Republican Party of Waukesha County calling for election observers 10/27

» Suburban roundup: Week one of the WIAA football postseason 10/27

» Menomonee Falls boys soccer team earns first state tourney berth 10/25

» Germantown football team advances with easy win over Brookfield Central 10/24

» Menomonee Falls stunned by Milwaukee King 10/24

» Preps football photos of the week: Level 1 10/24

» Falls soccer team advances to WIAA sectional final with 2-0 win 10/23

» GFD is "delivering fire prevention" tonight 10/23

» Menomonee Falls Radisson Hotel is officially under new ownership 10/23

» Amy Belle Elementary School Receives Award 10/23

» Orphaned Griebel children adopted by aunt, uncle 10/22

» U.S. Department of Labor fines local company more than $130,000 for violations, endangering employee 10/22

» Award-winning filmmaker to air film locally on Oct. 29 10/22

» Poll: Which area team will win a state football title? 10/22

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Advertisement

Local Business Directory

CONNECT