Youth

AROMATHERAPY DOUGH

KUEHN C.C. |  AGES: 7–10

Join us for this fun aromatherapy play dough class! Kids will create their own aromatherapy play dough that allows them to get creative while using their sense of touch and smell. By incorporating essential oils, the instructor will create a fun way to bring life to the dough and help kids relax. Each child will be able to take the aromatherapy play dough home to continue engaging in sensory development. Registration required. 

MAR 17 | WED | 3:30–4:30 P.M.

Register   FREE


Storm Dance Clinic

STORM DANCE CLINIC

MORNINGSIDE C.C. |  AGES: 6–9

Want to learn to dance like the Lightning Girls premier dance team from the Sioux Falls Storm? This is your chance! The Lightning Girls will teach you fun cheerleading and dance moves. Registration required.

MAR 29 | MON | 6:30–7:30 P.M.

Register   FREE


SPRING INTO SUMMER FUN

MORNINGSIDE C.C. |  AGES: 6–9

Games and crafts will lighten anyone’s mood on this fun spring day. Join us for crafts that include designing your own flip flops and a crazy caterpillar. We will also be playing games geared around the spring theme like leap frog. This class will be sure to get you ready for the summer. Registration required.

APR 2 | FRI | 10 A.M.–12 NOON 

Register    $10 PER CHILD


EARTH DAY EXPLORERS

FAMILY PARK | AGES: 6–121

Get in the spirit of Earth Day by participating in Earth Day Explorers! Studies show that spending time in nature can reduce stress and anxiety and even promote emotional development in children. Participants will participate in an earth day service project, craft, and other outdoor themed activities. Participants must come prepared to spend the day outside with closed toed shoes and a water bottle. Registration required.

APR 18 | SUN | 2–4 P.M. | $10 PER CHILD

Register    $5 PER PARTICIPANT


PARENT AND ME PICKLEBALL CHALLENGE

TERRY REDLIN | AGES: 6–9

Join us for our Parent and Me Pickleball Challenge! Pickleball is a paddle sport designed for all ages and skill levels. With simple rules and elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong, the game is easy for beginners but quick and competitive for more experienced players. Join us for a Saturday of Pickleball and put your skills to the test in this bracket format challenge. This challenge is sure to bring the fun while you both enjoy one of the fastest growing sports! Teams will be given a one of a kind t-shirt! Registration required.

MAY 1 | SAT | 10–11 A.M. | $10 PER TEAM

Register    $5 PER PARTICIPANT


PLANT AND GROW

MARICAR C.C. | AGES: 6–9

Come learn the secret behind how a plant grows. Children who garden have shown an increased level of responsibility, self-awareness, and a higher likelihood to eat healthy foods including fruits and vegetables. Participants will also decorate a flower pot and then plant their very own flower in it to take home. Mother’s Day is right around the corner and homemade treasures make the best gifts! Registration required.

MAY 2 | SUN | 1–2 P.M.

Register    $5 PER CHILD


 

STAR WARS SNACKS

MORNINGSIDE C.C. | AGES: 6–9

May the 4th be with you! Are you a Star Wars fan? Your child will have a fun evening creating Yoda Soda, Chewbacca Chow, and Jabba Jigglers. By the end of the class, participants will have the knowledge and practice to make these tasty treats at home for their friends and family to enjoy. Registration required.

MAY 4 | TUE | 6–7:30 P.M.

Register    $10 PER CHILD


Geocaching

INTRO TO GEOCACHING HIKE

GREAT BEAR | AGES: 10+

Geocaching is a fun and exciting way to integrate technology into our outdoor pursuits. On this hike, you’ll embark on a scavenger hunt for a cache hidden by other geocachers. You will navigate the hike using a GPS unit. On this hike, you will learn how to operate a GPS unit, and you’ll have the opportunity to use it while hiding a cache to mark its location and to search for a hidden cache. Registration required.

MAY 20 | THU | 5:30–6:30 P.M. 

Register    $5 PER PARTICIPANT