McLeansboro-Get up and dance in "Jazz for Beginners!" In this class, designed for grades K-4, you will learn some of the coolest moves you've only seen on TV. This is a wonderful introductory class into Jazz and dance for only $32. The eight-session class will meet on Thursdays, Sept. 11-Oct. 30 from 6-7p.m at McLeansboro High School's East Side Gym. No previous experience or special shoes required. Join us to learn all the basics of Jazz, to make new friends, and most importantly, to have fun!
Keep on dancin' to the music! In "Jazz/Poms", you will improve your dancing techniques by developing balance, coordination, and flexibility. You will also increase your appreciation of creative movements by using supplied pom-poms. There are three different times for the class, depending on grade categories. All classes, however, meet on Thursdays, from Sep. 11-Oct. 30 at McLeansboro High School's East Side Gym. All classes are also $32. Grades K-1 will meet from 4-5 p.m., Grades 2-3 will meet from 5-6 p.m., and Grades 4-6 will meet from 3-4 p.m. The only requirement is to have completed a Jazz and Poms class prior to enrollment.
Do you have an old cherished chair with a busted seat that you would like to restore? If so, then "Chair Weaving" is the class for you! There is nothing quite as rewarding as taking something that is old and tattered and making it new again! In this three session workshop, students are to bring their own worn-out chair, as Sheila Thompson will demonstrate techniques in replacing it with a new reed seat. Students also are required to bring a stapler and a small screwdriver to class. The registration fee is $24, with a supply fee of $10 payable to the instructor on the first night of class. The class will meet on Tuesdays, from 6-8 p.m. at Hamilton County Junior/Senior High School room B157.
Attention Stampers: Be prepared to go "A Step Above Stamping!" Come and join us for a morning of creative design and discovery of the latest stamping techniques. You will create a fall greeting card, a notebook, a 2-4-6-8 gift box, and more! You will also view many ideas for the holidays and master techniques to actually design them. This class will meet on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9a.m.-Noon at the Courthouse. The class has a registration fee of $15. All materials will be provided, with a $10 supply fee payable to the instructor at the beginning of class. The instructor will be Becky Riddle.
Come dressed and ready to shoot some hoops in "Basketball Boys & Girls Grades 3-6!" In this three session class, basic fundamentals of the game will be addressed, as well as new ones being introduced. Instructions on shooting lay-ups, foul-shots, and jump-shots will be stressed as well as dribbling, ball-handling, passing, one-on-one defense, and rebounding. The class runs on Saturdays from Oct. 25-Nov. 8 at the Old High School Gym. The girls session will meet from 8-10a.m., the boys will then meet from 10 a.m.-Noon. The registration fee is $24.
What would go better with your favorite holiday outfit than a unique, handmade bracelet made by you? Or maybe you have a friend or relative that would appreciate a handmade bracelet as a holiday gift. Either way "Holiday Bracelets" is for you! Have a blast creating jewelry in this one-session class instructed by Heidi Hart. The registration fee is only $12 with a $10-$15 supply fee payable to the instructor in class. The class will meet on Saturday, Nov. 8th from 9-11 a.m. at the Courthouse. You must be 18+ years old to enroll.
Ready to register? Contact Lori or Kristina at 618-437-5321, Ext. 1267/1367 or 800-369-5321, Ext. 1267/1367 for in-district residents only.