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Community Education Programs

Our Community Education Classes are typically run out of Union Street Center.  Any other class sites will be indicated in the course descriptions listed below.  We would love to hear your ideas about classes that you would like to take or teach.  Give us a call at 517-663-8169!

 

We are currently accepting class proposals for our Community Education Program!  This is a great opportunity to share your skills with others.  Print and mail a copy of the Course Proposal Form to the attention of Melisa Chick at 501 Union Street or e-mail a completed form to mchick@erpsk12.org.

Summer 2019 Course Information

Print a Registration Form or use our online registration

***Note:  Classes are canceled on district snow days unless your instructor contacts you!*** 

 EVERYONE CAN WRENCH (Ages 10-100)

Learn to maintain and repair your own bike in this class taught by a long-time practicing, certified pro bike mechanic! Each week, the instructor will cover a different component of maintenance in the first half of class, with time to practice the topics in the second half. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own bicycles. Basic materials such as degreaser, grease, cables, housing, and lubricants will be provided. Additional replacement components may be available for purchase but attendees are encouraged to bring their own. Instructor will assist with installation or specs identification for ordering.
 
Dates: Thursdays June 6th and 20th, July 11th and 25th, August 1st and 29th, Sept. 12th and 26th, Oct. 17th 
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Place: Union Street Center (Room 105)
Cost: $10 per session (Do not need to attend every week. Drop in!)

 

 

CHAMPIONS of the REALM (Grades 6 to 8)

The Evil of the Tower of Korash has been stopped! But, the tower itself has disappeared, and an undead ally has been destroyed by powerful forces.  And what of the scepter found in the jungles of The Morgoth Isles that has a mind of its own?  Join us and find out!   *GURPS , Dungeon Fantasy game system*  Materials such as dice, pencils, figurines and character sheets will the provided.

 

Dates: Thursdays June 13th, 20th, 27th and July 11th, 18th, 25th

Time:  6:00-8:00 pm

Place:  Union Street (Conference Room)

Cost:  $45 

 

Yoga (Ages 16 & up)

In this class you will experience first hand how yoga can bring stability, balance and flexibility leading to inner calm and peace.  This class is open to any level of practitioner.  Each person will be guided through well-rounded intelligent sequences, varying from vigorous to gentle.

 

Dates: Tuesdays (Year round)

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 pm

Place: Union Street Center (Room 105)

Cost:  $8 drop in fee (punch cards available)

 

CARDIO DRUMMING

Connect with your true rhythm in life combining  drumming, music, rhythm and movement! This complete cardio workout is sure to make you sweat!  After each workout you will have the option to purchase a Herbal Life protein shake for $5.

 

Dates: Mondays and Thursdays (Year round)

Time: 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Place: Greyhound Central Elementary (Gym)

Cost: (Drop-in) $2.00 to rent a kit or $25 to purchase kit

 

SANCHIN-RYU'S KARATE FOR KIDS - (Grades K-8) (Summer Session)

This program combines two crucial courses into one - Sanchin-Ryu Karate & Self-Defense and Project Secure Child (child safety). This class is taught by Certified Sanchin-Ryu Instructors, Master Dave Korman and Sensei Scott Jansen.

 

Dates:  Mondays (June 3rd - August 19th)

Time:  6:00pm to 7:00pm

Place:  Union Street Center - Room 105

Cost:  $45 for 12 week session

 

SANCHIN-RYU'S KARATE FOR ADULTS (Summer Session)

Set in a fun, non-competitive and informative atmosphere, this program is designed to empower today's adults with knowledge that can save your life! Students will learn a broad range of techniques including individual strikes, advanced combinations and more. This class is taught by Certified Sanchin-Ryu Instructors, Master Dave Korman and Sensei Scott Jansen.

 

Dates:  Mondays (June 3rd - August 19th)

Time:  8:00pm to 9:00pm

Place:  Union Street Center - Room 105

Cost:  $45 for 12 week session

 

SANCHIN-RYU'S KARATE FOR FAMILIES (Summer Session)

A parent and child program for ages four (4) and up. This program combines two crucial courses into one - Sanchin-Ryu Karate & Self-Defense and Project Secure Child (child safety). This class is taught by Certified Sanchin-Ryu Instructors, Master Dave Korman and Sensei Scott Jansen.

 

Dates:  Mondays (June 3rd - August 19th)

Time: 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Place:  Union Street Center - Room 105

Cost: $90 for 12 week session

 

ZUMBA and strength training combo (AGES 13 & UP)

The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy to follow moves to created a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. This class is for all ages and fitness levels. An optional 20 minute strength training class follows the Zumba class. You will need to supply your own free weight. Instructor Denise Perkins.

 

Dates: MONDAYS ONLY DURING THE SUMMER (Year round)

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30 pm (Zumba)

6:30pm - 6:50pm (Strength Training)

Place: Union Street Center - Gym

Cost: $5 drop-in fee (Zumba) $2 additional (Strength Training)

 

GETTING PAID TO TALK

Have you ever been told that you have a great voice?  This exciting class will explore the numerous aspects of voice over work for television, film, radio, audio books and documentaries.  We will cover all the basics, including how to prepare the all important demo, how to be successful and earn great income in this exciting field.  This class is informative, lots of fun and a great first step for anyone interested in voice acting professionally.  Space is limited, and registration closes one week prior to class, so register early!

 

Date: Thursday, August 15, 2019

Time:  6:30 - 9:00 pm

Location:  Union Street Center - Room 105

Cost:  $25

 

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