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Preschool

DISCOVERING MUSIC

Discovering Music
Ages 2-5

This parent/child class is a great introduction to music. Parents will work hands-on with their child while being led by KinderMusic instructor Chaycie. Participants will learn the fundamentals of music through signing, movement, marching and rhythm while playing with different musical instruments. Due to limited space, only the participants and one adult will be allowed to attend this class.

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INTRODUCTION TO LIL' PEEPS MUSIC

Introduction to Lil’ Peeps Music
Ages 3-6

Lil’ Peeps Music by Elevate Rock School is specifically structured for ages 3-Kindergarten. It’s an action packed half hour where kiddos are singing, laughing, dancing and jumping around, all while learning about music…counting, notes, pitch, rhythm, etc.  The class explores a different instrument each week. Piano, guitar, singing and drums will all be introduced.

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START WITH ART

Start with Art
Ages 3-4

Each introductory, two-class, parent/child session will feature multiple exercises and projects to get your creative juices flowing! Get ready to be a little messy and explore the world of art with your child. A different keepsake masterpiece will be made in each session.

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CREATIVE TIME

Creative Time
Ages 4-5

This class has an objective to encourage interaction, creative thinking and physical fitness! Participants will engage in story time followed by themed crafts and games.

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Youth

CLAY CREATION

Clay Creation
Ages 7-15

Carrie Sauvageau, local artist and art teacher will share her passion for clay. Create pottery pieces by using hand building techniques such as the coil and slab methods. Sign up for one session or all three, and never make the same thing twice! Finished projects that have been fired in a klin will be ready for participants to pick up 4 weeks after each session at the Park District office. This class has a registration deadline of one week before each session begins.

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CRAFT KIDS

Crafty Kids
Ages 5-12

Are you ready to explore your creativity through a variety of projects? Mediums used to heighten your imagination may include paint, glass, wood, paper or even recycled items.

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JEWELRY DESIGN

Jewelry Design
Ages 8-13

Make a statement and come spend an evening constructing three on-trend jewelry pieces! Participants will use wire, braiding techniques, leather and gemstones to create their own wearable art.

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KIDS N' CANVAS

Kids N’ Canvas
Ages 6-12
Registration opens in March.

It is time to experience Gallery On The Go! In this class participants will be creating a step-by-step canvas painting. All supplies including easels and aprons are provided. A free snack and drink will be available as well. After the class, participants will take home their very own 11×14 work of art!

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LIL' CHEFS IN TRAINING

Lil’ Chefs in Training
Ages 6-12

This fun culinary class will offer creative ways for your child to produce not only delicious and nutritious foods but also learn where food comes from! This class will cover some of the basics of cooking, food safety, MyPlate nutrition and proper preparation of various ingredients while having fun working in the Family Fare kitchen.

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LIL' BAKERS IN TRAINING

Lil’ Bakers in Training
Ages 6-12

This hands on baking class will offer creative ways for your child to produce delicious baked goods and learn the keys to creating tasty, beautiful treats! Basics of baking, following recipes, measurements and offer some tips for making your baked goods more wholesome will be taught. Let your child’s inner baker shine in the Family Fare kitchen.

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SEW AND STICH

Sew and Stitch
Ages 8-12

This class will teach kids everything they need to know to get started sewing! They will learn how to thread the machine and load the bobbin, sew straight lines and corners and make a small project. All sewing tools will be provided. Each participant will be notified before class with how much fabric to bring and matching thread.

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SCRAPBOOKING

Scrapbooking
Ages 7-12

Did you take any pictures this summer? Bring 30-40 of them and make a memory to have for years to come! Unique stickers, stamps, paper and more are provided for participants to create their very own photo book.

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VARIETY STYLE PAINTING

Variety Style Painting
Ages 8-12

Put down your paintbrush! This class will push the boundaries of traditional painting by utilizing balloons, bubble-wrap, string, ice, bolts, squeegees and tissue paper to make entertaining and inspired works of art. Be prepared to get a little messy and let your imagination run wild.

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WOOD CRAFTS

Woody Crafts
Ages 8-13

Participants will use wood to produce everything from practical games to creative works of art! Projects will vary by session. A hammer and nails will be used in this class. Throughout the four classes, a portion of the time will be spent working on a project to be donated to Lake Agassiz’s Habitat for Humanity.

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Theater

MISSOULA CHILDREN'S THEATER

Missoula Children’s Theater
Ages 6-18
Cheney Middle School

The West Fargo Park District is excited to be working with the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT). MCT is the nation’s largest touring children’s theatre and has been touring extensively for 40 years now from Montana to Japan, and will visit nearly 1,200 communities this year. A tour team will arrive in West Fargo with a set, lights, costumes, props and make-up, everything it takes to put on a play except the cast. The show is rehearsed throughout the week and two public performances will be presented at the end of the week. All MCT shows are original adaptations of classic children’s stories and fairy tales with a twist on the classic stories that you know and love. Also included are three enrichment workshops presented by the Tour Actor/Directors. Creativity, social skills, goal achievement, communication skills and self-esteem are all characteristics that are attained through the participation in this unique, educational project. MCT’s mission is the development of life skills in children through participation in the performing arts.

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