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1983 Edition 37 March 1 1 � ■ :4. Y ���� � '�,• ,ji ;� ►�' � /,; ,, �, �f ',� • - - =� ��, i i t I• 1 � CITY BROo N CENTER /REPORT* MANAGER'S MARCH, 1983 NO. 37 Lack of Outside Air Can Produce Health, Life Safety Problems i Due to the enthusiastic move bustion, and the State Building The negative is carbon monoxide, to conserve energy, homeowners Code requires openings to the out- which is a colorless, odorless gas n are weather stripping and sealing side to provide this fresh air. produced when fuel is not burned up their homes as tightly as pos- Sealing doors, windows and completely, or when the flame does sible. This move is heading in the cracks can eliminate much of the not receive sufficient oxygen. right direction, although in some air that is required for gas appli- Lack of sufficient aiir signs are as instances a situation is being cre- ances and combustion. Finishing follows: headaches, nausea, dizzi- ated that could result in serious and insulating basement family ness; excessive humidity; heavily health and life safety problems. rooms can also cause problems, frosted windows; fireplace smokes, Homes need to breathe. A wide and should be done with consider- won't draw; furnace flue backs up. range of temperatures and humidity ation given to providing proper in the home during the year makes fresh air to furnaces and other gas Introduction combustion airt the home can be e a it necessary to be aware of air appliances. accomplished at a requirements or potential ventila- The introduction of combustion reasonable cost, depending the tion problems. air into the home around the fur- materials or devices to be used. Fresh air is needed for combus- nace and water heater areas can See the drawing for a few ways in tion in furnaces, fireplaces, wood mean the difference between life which this can be accomplished. stoves, gas water heaters and and death. This is especially true in When there is doubt, please contact clothes dryers. homes that use a fireplace or other a qualified heating contractor or Generally, most houses have two solid fuel burning devices to sup- call the Brooklyn Center Inspection or three gas appliances which plement the heat primarily delivered Department at 561 -5440. depend on outside air good com- by the gas furnace. For further information, please contact Minnegasco and request their Combustion Air leaflet by calling 372 -4670. 0 Annual Bike, 2 Equipment Sale l I I The Annual Brooklyn Center surplus equipment and bike auc- • _ I Z tion will be held on Tuesday, May 3, _ I at 6:00 p.m. at the Brooklyn Center 3 City Garage, 2501 69th Avenue r I W North. tr Interested persons can view the available equipment one hour prior to the start of the auction. The sale will include property confis- cated by the Police Department, ' some surplus office equipment and THE DRAWING illustrates three suggested methods to supply outside air, bicycles. depending on the particular situation. (1) Outside air intake at no less than one foot above grade level, protected with a screen and discharging air at a *Citizen inquiries and requests may be point no more than 1 foot above the floor. (2) Duct directly into the return, directed at the City Administration. It along with an unobstructed opening into the appliance area (installed in the there is any question regarding a service duct, not in the plenum). (3) Outside air may be ducted into a closed area by that we are authorized to perform, any of the above methods, or supplied through two openings to the interior please call us at 561 -5440. of the building. The air inlet grille must meet certain standards. If Sewer Backs Up Call Cit y First To Check Problem If your sanitary sewer starts your responsibility and to hire a disintegrate in water should not be backing up, first contact the City of private plumber or sewer cleaner. flushed into the sewer system, Brooklyn Center. Calls will be The City requests residents to including metal, wood, plastic, rub - taken at 561 -5440, extension 134 call again immediately after the ber, cloth, sand, glass, heavy duty during normal business hours, and work is completed since the debris paper products, newspapers and at 561 -5443 after working hours. removed from the sewer service similar products, including sanitary If the stoppage is in the main lines can become entangled in the napkins. sewer line, the call may save you main sewer line, and cause addi- No volatile liquids such as gaso- from having to hire a sewer con- tional stoppages. line, solvents, or oils should be 1 tractor, and may also speed up the One of the contributing factors flushed. Although many of the men - unplugging of the main. for a sewer back -up is the improper tioned materials seem very obvious, If the sewer problem is deter- use of the sewer system. Some they are the most commonly found mined to be in your service line, materials belong in the garbage when problems develop. and it requires cleaning, the City can and not in the sewer system. Disposable diapers can also pre - crew will then advise you that it is Materials that will not readily sent a major problem, and is sug- gested to follow the manufacturer's directions, and not to put the plastic Permanent Conta . outer cover in the sewer. Occasionally, children will poke sticks, hose, wire and other such Not On Curb items through the pick -hole in the street manhole cover, and this may Storage of refuse between collec- garbage hauler. The disposable cause a sewer stoppage. tion dates can be either inside the containers must be securely shut garage or basement, or outside at to prevent spilling or blowing out of the rear or side of the building. the contents. BROOKLYN CENTER If kept outside, the containers Pemanent type containers cannot must be screened from view of be set on the curb. Regardless of CRIME adjacent streets or any other resi- what the hauler says, the containers ` dential place within 50 feet of the must be picked up from the perma- PREVENTION location of the containers. nent storage area, or the containers F UN D Containers used for garbage can be set in front of the garage must be either regular metal or doors, or immediately in front of plastic cans or impervious bags. the house. Other wastes such as papers or The containers cannot be set out empty cans can be stored in card- earlier than sunset preceding the board boxes or similar containers. regular pick -up day. Disposable containers, regardless The City of Brooklyn Center does y of what they contain, can be placed not pick up refuse, but will provide n Q on the curb for pick -up by the residents with a list of haulers. For O �Q additional information regarding ��� 561 -6649 QO Thunderstorm the regulations haulers obtain cll the City � irY SERV� Dangers Hall at 561 -5440. Since April is often the start of Send check or money order to: - I tornado season, several tips are � CRIME PREVENTION FUND provided for your safety. (See ac- 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway Tornadoes com nad g story) es are only one part of Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 55430 the severe dangers from a thunder- Yes! I want to help, enclosed is my contribution $5 $10 $15 $ storm. Lightining is the worst killer. I would like to help in some way, please call me when you need assistance. Stay indoors and away from elec- trical appliances while the storm is k NAME overhead. - — i If you are caught outside, stay I ADDRESS___. _ away from high conductive objects, and keep in mind that thunderstorm ZIP PHONE rains may also cause flash floods. — — — J 2 You Must Stop If Emergency Involved in Accident Number For You must stop if you are involved requested by others involved in the TTY /TDD in an accident. Pull out of the accident, drivers must give the Devices driving lane if possible, and onto name and address of the insurance the shoulder, and turn off the company providing their automo- As you are probably aware now, ignition to decrease the risk of fire. bile liability insurance coverage, the 911 emergency phone number Protect yourself at the accident and the name of the local insurance for police, fire and medical emer- scene from further damage, by agent. If unable to furnish such gencies is now in operation in the activating the four -way flashers information at the scene of the seven - county metropolitan area. on your vehicle, and warning ap- accident, the driver must do so Persons with TTY /TDD machines proaching vehicles through the use within 72 hours. Failure to do so is a have another option for emergency of flags, flares or lights if a hazard petty misdemeanor. calls. A TTY (teletypewriter for the exists. If property damage only is in- deaf), or TDD (telecommunications Call or send for help immediately volved, and all parties involved device for the deaf) are two names (police, sheriff, state patrol) if there agree, it is not necessary to notify for a device allowing the deaf is a personal injury involved in the the police. If your vehicle is dis- or hearing impaired to transmit accident. The law requires that you abled, you should make arrange- written communications over the employ the quickest means possible meats to have it towed as soon as telephone network with anyone in notifying a police agency in case possible. If property damage totals using a similar device at the other of death or injury. $300 or more, you must file a end of the line. If you are qualified, administer Minnesota Motor Vehicle Accident The Emergency number for the first aid to injured persons. If not, Report with the Minnesota Depart- metropolitan area for persons with do only what you can to make the ment of Public Safety within 10 TTY /TDD machines is 422 -1212. injured comfortable. Help the in- days of the accident. You will need This number is being promoted by jured, but do not move them unless specific information about the other public safety organizations and absolutely necessary. State law driver, and the accident scene in agencies representing hearing im- requires that you render reason- order to fill out the report. paired persons. able assistance. If you see an accident, slow down Anoka County has taken the lead You must give your name, ad- but do not stop unless you are the in organizing and coordinating this dress, date of birth and registration first on the scene or signaled to emergency number, and when a number of your vehicle to other stop. If help is already at hand, your user calls the 422 -1212 number, the drivers involved in the accident. stoppage will only further congest call is answered by a TTY /TDD You must also, if requested, exhibit the area and handicap those who device at Anoka County Central your drivers license. This same are qiving aid. Communications. information must be provided to any police officer at the scene. At the site of the accident, if City of Brooklyn Center Rummage Sale CITY COUNCIL The Brooklyn Center Rummage Dean N Sale ordinance allows the place- yquist ........................ ..........................Mayor ment, but only with the permission Bill Hawes ... ............................... ............ Councilman of the owner, of signs advertising Gene Lhotka ......................... :....................Councilman Celia Scott .... ............................... . .. . ......Councilwoman the sale on private property. The placement of signs is limited Rich Theis ... ............................... ............ Councilman to residential property, and in the '"" general neighborhood of the sale. Gerald Splinter ............ ............................... City Manager Rummage sale signs are still SERVICE DIRECTOR limited to no more than 21/2 square feet in size and allowed only on Emergency Numbers (24 Hours) private property. It is illegal to place POLICE - FIRE ................ ............................... 911 signs on power poles, fences and City Hall Offices ...................... .......................561.5440 trees, or to erect the signs along (Monday - Friday -8 A.M. to 5 P.M.) traffic thoroughfares. Community Center ..... ............ ............. ............. 561 -5448 Utility companies have requested enforcement of the regulations CITY OFFICES regarding power poles since they 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway create hazard for the men who Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 65430 climb the power poles. 3 New Mort a e Program g g Open To Some Residents A new mortgage program is Until July, 1983, all of the avail- Bank and Trust, and The Northern now being offered by the City of able funds are reserved for persons Bank. Brooklyn Center and several lend- or families with adjusted gross ing institutions. Mortgage money incomes of no more than 31,200 Tornado at an 11.65 percent rate is available who wish to purchase new homes to Brooklyn Center homebuyers. costing no more than $103,070, Saf ety �UIeS The mortgage funds are available and for persons or families with j� for a 30 -year term on the purchase incomes of no more than $28,000 When a tornado approaches, of new or existing homes within the who wish to purchase existing Brooklyn Center city limits. At least homes costing no more than Immediate action can save your 90 percent of the available funds $81,620. life. must be used by persons who have Only single family homes, town- A TORNADO WATCH means tornadoes are expected to de- not owned a home during the past houses, and condominiums qualify three years. for this program, and the buyer radio Keep a battery operated r If your adjusted gross income is must also use the house as the radio or television set nearby, below $39,000, you maybe eligible. principal place of residence and and listen he sky blue advisories t Determine your ''adjusted gross homestead the property. °even if the sky s blue. income" by subtracting $750 for Mortgage applications can be A TORNADO WARNING means a tornado has actually each adult (maximum oftwoadults) filled out at the office of any of the and $500 for each child from your participating lenders, including the been sighted or indicated by annual household gross income. Banco Mortgage Companies in weather radar. Seek inside shel- Mortgage money is available to Louis Park, Edina and Shoreview; ter (in a storm cellar or rein - purchase new homes with a sales and Central Northwestern National forced building), and stay away price of no more than $103,070, Bank of Minneapolis, Central North- from windows. Curl up so that and existing homes with a sales western Bank North, Northwestern your head and eyes are pro - price of no more than $81,620. State Bank (Northwest), Fidelity tected. Keep a battery operated radio or television set nearby. IN HOMES, the basement Some Tips For A offers the greatest safety. In homes without basements, take Beautiful Lawn cover in the center part of the house, on the lowest floor, in a small room such as a closet or is an article bathroom, or under sturdy furni- NOTE: The following you then know the grass is actively ture. STAY AWAY FROM WIN prepared for the convenience of the growing, and can make the best DOWS. residents, and if of interest, should use of the fertilizer. IN SHOPPING CENTERS, go be saved for future reference. Crabgrass killers can also be ap- to the designated shelter area. The first and most important plied too early. Crabgrass seed NOT to your parked car. thing you can do for your lawn is does not germinate until soil tem- IN SCHOOLS, follow advance not to rush the season. peratures reach the mid - sixties, plans to an interior hallway on Stay off your lawn until it begins and early applications are often of the lowestfloor. If the building is to dry out. Raking and cleaning up little benefit. not of reinforced construc- the yard when the soil is wet and For best results, apply crabgrass tion, go to another reinforced soggy destroys essential airspaces killers when color begins to show building if possible, or take in the soil. This not only restricts on lilac flower buds, or approxi- cover outside on low, protected root growth, but hampers water mately around May 10. ground. Stay out of auditoriums, and fertilizer penetration down into If an application is put on very gyms, and other structures with the soil. early, a second application of crab- wide, free -span roofs. Also, do not be too hasty to apply grass killer only may be needed by IN TALL BUILDINGS, go to fertilizers. An "ideal" time to fertilize the first week in June to obtain an interior hallway, away from a lawn is about the time of the first good control. windows, or to the designated mowing. Right after the snow is These are just a few tips for shelter area. gone and the frost is out of the securing a healthy green spring IN OPEN COUNTRY, move ground, the grass makes very little lawn. Should you have more speci- away from the tornado's path at use of the fertilizer you put down, fic questions regarding lawn care, right angles. If there is no time to because the soil temperature is too please call the Hennepin County escape, lie flat in the nearest cold. Agricultural Extension Service at ditch or ravine. At the time of the first cutting, 559 -4321. a �c 1983 Spring Brochure Adult Activities CHILDCARE SERVICE WOMEN'S CONDITIONING AND PHYSICAL FITNESS The "PLAY- CORNER" will be provided for parents attending morning Physical conditioning to look and feel better. The weight training classes, programs, meetings or swimming at the Community Center. machine and flexibility program provide a well- rounded fitness The minimum age is 6 months. The cost is 60¢ per child, per hour for program. It is tailored to individual needs and provides you with the each pre - school child. The "PLAY- CORNER" will be open Monday- information you need to set up an pace workouts for future use. This Friday 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Additional times may be noted in the program emphasizes conditioning, endurance, and years of healthy description of adult classes. For additional information call 561 -5448. living. Class meets Monday and Wednesday for 5 weeks in the Community Center Exercise room. Babysitting available — see Child- care Service. Registration Fee $18.00/5 weeks. AQUA EXERCISE # Day Begins Time Location 23 M & W March 28 1:00 P.M. CC Exercise in the water for better health and a trimmer figure. You do not 24 M & W May 2 1:00 P.M. CC need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. Enjoy a pleasant and relaxing experience through this unique approach to exercise with music. Some NEW BEGINNINGS — NEW AEROBICS will also be included. Class #2 is also open to teens interested in this form of exercise, a terrific way for both mom and This class combines exercise, stress management and nutrition in a daughter to have some fun. Registration Fee $10.00/8 Sessions. Classes unique way which will aid participants in weight reduction, changing life 50 min. Instructor Lisa Lubrecht #1 -2, Donna Powers #3 -5. styles and eating habits. If you want to get in shape and stay this way, # Day Begins Time Location New Beginnings is for you! Bring a mat or rug to class and dress 1 Tues. March 29 6:30 p.m. NVJH comfortably. The class is taught by a nutritionist and fitness specialist. 2 Tues. March 29 7:30 p.m. NVJH Registration Fee $20.00/10 Sessions. Classes 2 hours. Instructor Sharon 3 Tues. April 5 10:15 a.m. CC Robinson /Jean Langehough. 4 Thurs. April 7 9:15 a.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 5 Thurs. April 7 10:15 a.m. CC 25 Sat. March 26 9:45 a.m. Evergreen NEW BEGINNINGS — CONTINUED SENIOR AQUA EXERCISE This class is for the participants from the Winter session. Registration A fun and healthy class for both men and women 62 years and older. You Fee $20.00/10 Sessions. Class 1 hours. Instructor Sharon Robinson/ do not need to be aswimmerorget your hairwet. Pleasefurnish doctor's Jean Langehough. name and number when registering. Registration Fee $5.00/8 Sessions. # Day Begins Time Location Classes 50 min. Instructor Donna Powers. 26 Mon. March 28 7:00 p.m. Garden City # Day Begins Time Location 6 Tues. April 5 9:15 a.m. CC DANCING FIT O p Fit your exercise to music, for a fun way to shape up and relieve the stress and strain of everyday living. No dance background necessary. A great class for people who have never exercised before or for anyone who has tried aerobics and because of age, weight or medical reasons would like a modified class. Improve your figure and fitness with Jazz SUNRISE EXERCISE —NEW exercise. Registration Fee $10.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 Min. Instructor Liza Lubrecht #7, Bev Wilson #8, Kathy Kraus #9 and Shelia Karlstad Start your day with exercise. This fitness class, for both men and #10. women, includes a variety of flexibility, toning and calisthenic exercises # Day Begins Time Location designed for strength and body tone. A portion of each class will cover 7 Sat. March 26 9:00 a.m. NVJH cardiovascular exercises and relaxation techniqueswhich will leaveyou 8 Mon. March 28 11:30 a.m. CC refreshed and ready to begin your day. Shower facilities available. 9 Mon. March 28 6:30 p.m. Orchard Lane Registration Fee $16.00/10 Sessions. Classes 45 min. Instructor Sharon 10 Wed. April 6 7:00 p.m. Evergreen Robinson. # Day Begins Time Location 27 Thurs. March 24 6:50 a.m. CC WOMEN'S EXERCISE & AEROBIC DANCE The class is fun, challenging and includes AEROBIC movements in COED AEROBICS —NEW dance combinations. This class is a physical fitness program that offers The L.A. Rams coach recommends Aerobic movement for his football complete and effective conditioning for muscles, heart and lungs. It's a players and classes for women are offered all over the Twin Cities ... combination of dancing for the fun of it, and dancing for more ENERGY now there is a class for both men and women. Learn exercises you can EVERYDAY! No dance background necessary. Fitness experts en- do alone, in pairs or in large groups. You will also learn Aerobic courage participants to register for 2 days per week if possible. movement, some done to disco and country music. It's a great way to Registration Fee $10.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 min. : nstructor for #11 exercise, make new friends, look and feel better. Registration Fee Lisa Lubrecht, #12 -16, 18 -19 Bev Wilson, and #17, 20 -22 Cindy Lindgren. $10.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Sharon Robinson. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 11 Sat. March 26 10:00 a.m. NVJH 28 Tues. April 5 8:00 p.m. Earle Brown 12 Mon. March 28 9:30 a.m. CC 13 Mon. March 28 10:30 a.m. CC 14 Mon. March 28 3:30 p.m. Evergreen FITNESS FOR MOTHER -TO -BE - NEW 15 Tues. March 29 7:00 p.m. CC A class simple enough for safety but challenging enough to improve 16 Tues. March 29 8:00 p.m. CC your flexibility, strength and stamina. You will learn exercises to 17 Tues. April 5 7:30 p.m. NVJH encourage the correct use of your body as it slowly changes. Keep fit for 18 Wed. April 6 3:30 p.m. Evergreen a healthier delivery and easiercomeback. Please check with your doctor 19 Thurs. March 31 9:00 a.m. CC and bring a written OK to the first session. Registration Fee $10.00/8 20 Thurs. March 31 6:00 p.m. Earle Brown Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Bev Wilson. 21 Thurs. March 31 7:00 p.m. Earle Brown # Day Begins Time Location 22 Thurs. March 31 8:00 p.m. Earle Brown 29 Wed. April 6 5:30 p.m. Evergreen 5 ADULT ACTIVITIES CONTINUED BALLET MIXED VOLLEYBALL A universal language of discipline, posture, muscle control, flexibiIityto Open to all post high school age men and women. Choose sides and improve body tone and figure. No dance experience required, yet play a fun low -keyed volleyball. A night out for Mom and Dad. Activity challenging enough for those who have had previous dance classes. fee is 50¢ per person per session. No organized teams please. Playing Registration Fee $13.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Bev time 2 hours. Wilson. Day Time Location # Day Begins Time Location Wed. 7:30 p.m. BCHS 30 Tues. March 29 6:00 p.m. CC BEGINNING BALLROOM DANCE For couples only. Dancing is a skill that can be learned. Don't sit on the side lines and watch others enjoy themselves. Learn the Waltz, Foxtrot, Swing. Instructor Les Eck. Registration Fee $22.50 /per couple, 8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. # Day Begins Time Location 31 Mon. April 4 7:30 p.m. Earle Brown V TAP DANCE —NEW / This dance form, popular for years throughout the country is fun and \ /� easy to learn. Popular steps, combinations and simple routines are taught to lively music. A great way to exercise and firm those muscles! Wear hard -sole or tap shoes. Registration Fee $14.00 /8weeks. Classes 1 `\ hour. Instructor Kathy Krause. # Day Begins Time Location 32 Tues. March 29 5:00 p.m. Orchard Laner MEN'S OPEN GYM i \ For men post high school age. Open gym for informal basketball. No organized teams please. Activity fee is $1.00 per person. Gym time 4 hours. 4 Day Time Location Sat. 1:30 p.m. NVJH ALMOST ANYTHING GOES — JUNE 11 7� • : �� ' Join us on Saturday, June 11 for the 4th annual Almost Anything Goes. p y' Adults (post high school age) are invited to compete in this exciting activity featuring all new events. Teams must have between 6 and 8 members per team, with one -half consisting of men and one -half consisting of women. Tropies will be awarded to all members of the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winning teams. Registration fee of $7.50 per person 1 L includes official Almost Anything Goes T- shirt. Rain Date: June 12. �\ More information will be available at a later date. *BASIC SILK FLOWERS JUDO Enter the beautiful world of lasting silk flowers. Learn to make five For men and women who are interested in learning the beginning basic different flowers — daisy, daisy mum, azalea, carnation, and rose from skills of Judo. All sessions held in wrestling room. Registration Fee pre -cut petals. Other flowers will be demonstrated by instructor. Bring $13.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. For adults and children. scissors, wire cutters, and a smile to class. Allow $3.50for materials to be # Day Begins Time Location purchased at class. Registration Fee $2.00/1 Session. Class 2 hours. 33 Thurs. March 24 7:00 p.m. NVJH Instructor Kathy Weissman. # Day Date Time Location WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS —NEW 35 Tues. April 12 7:00 p.m. BCHS Foradults 18years of age and olderwho have had little orno gymnastics *SILK ROSE CORSAGE — NEW training. Participants will learn general stretching techniques and basic tumbling skills with exposure to gymnastic equipment. Registration Fee Remember Mom this Mother's Day with a beautiful corsage of sweet - $19.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hours. heart roses in your choice of color, baby's breath and ribbon. Allow # Day Begins Time Location $4.50 for materials to be purchased at class. Registration Fee $2.00/1 34 Tues. March 15 8:30 p.m. Osseo Jr. Session. Class 2 hours. Instructor Kathy Weissman. # Day Date Time Location WOMEN'S OPEN VOLLEYBALL 36 Tues. April 19 7:00 p.m. BCHS A night of fun volleyball for women (Post High School age.) Bring a *SPRING GIFT IDEAS — NEW friend or come alone. An enjoyable time plus good exercise. Please no organized teams. No charge. Runs thru May. (No open volleyball Tues. Three different projects you'll love for gift giving (Mother's Day, March 29, Thurs. March 17 & Thurs. March 31). Birthdays, Graduation) or a special treat for yourself! You will make a Day Time Location stick pin with petite open silk rose, wicker cart filled with silk violets, and Tues. 7:30 p.m. Earle Brown a small oval covered basket decorated with ribbon and silk roses. Allow Thurs. 7:30 p.m. Willow Lane $10.00 for supplies to be purchased at class. Registration Fee $2.00/1 Session. Class 2 hours. Instructor Kathy Weissman. # Day Date Time Location *SAMPLES ON DISPLAY AT COMMUNITY CENTER 37 Tues. April 26 7:00 p.m. BCHS 6 ADULT ACTIVITIES CONTINUED *RADIANT STAR POTTERY Learn the fascinating technique of folding ribbons of different patterns The class is designed to teach the basic skills of wheel throwing and to form a star (no sewing). The intriguing "quilted star" is set into a 6" hand building. The Community Center offers a unique opportunity to hoop and decorated with eyelet ruffle. Great decorating or gift idea practice your new skills by including in the registration fee clay for (remember Mother's Day). BE SURE TO BRING SCISSORS. Allow projects, unlimited studio practice time and firing fees. Bring a work $5.25 for materials to be purchased at class. Registration Fee $2.50/1 shirt to the 1st class. Please allow about $6.00 for purchasing of tools. Session. Classes 2 1 12 hours. Instructor Susi Kruger. Registration Fee $28.00/7 Sessions. Classes 3 hours. Instructor Karen # Day Date Time Location Haberle. 38 Tues. May 3 7:00 p.m. BCHS # Day Begins Time Location 47 Tues. March 15 6:30 p.m. CC 48 Tues. May 3 6:30 p.m. CC *TRAPUNTO — NEW This technique combines two forms of needlework, quilting and LAB & FIRING PRIVILEGES stuffing. The class will work on a snowflake design wall hanging. Bring to class: soft -lead pencil, pins, needle, white thread (also white quilting Open to persons who completed a Pottery Class at the Community thread if you have it), a pair of SHARP pointed scissors, and a 6" round Center or have previous experience and are familiar with equipment. wooden embroidery hoop painted white before you come to class. Other Lab may be used on an unlimited basis other than class times and have supplies furnished in class at a cost of $1.00. Childcare available forday pieces fired in the 7 week period. The lab program is designed for class see Childcare Service. Registration Fee $4.00/1 Session. Class 3 individuals who want to work independently. Clay may be purchased at hours. Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. the Community Center. Arrange your own time to work in the lab during # Day Date Time Location the 7 weeks, no instruction. Lab sessions correspond to dates listed 39 Wed. April 6 7:00 p.m. CC under pottery. Registration Fee $18.00/7 weeks. 40 Mon. April 11 Noon CC # Begins Time Location 49 March 15 To be arranged CC 50 May 3 To be arranged CC *SHADOW APPLIQUE — NEW Try this fast and simple technique of applique. The class project can be *BEGINNING CALLIGRAPHY made into a charming 6" hoop wall hanging. Bring pencil, scissors, pins, Learn the art of beautiful lettering. The class is a detailed study of the needle and whatever embroidery thread you have. Other supplies italic alphabet. Students will obtain experience in using double pencils furnished in class. A fun class for the beginner as well as experienced and dip pens. Bring a notebook and pencil for note taking and $4.25 for sewer! Childcare available for day class. Registration Fee $4.50/1 the workbook required for the course. Additional supplies will be Session. Class 3 hours. Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. discussed. Registration Fee $20.00/8 Sessions. Classes 2 1 12 hours. # Day Date Time Location Instructor Mozelle Johnson. 41 Mon. April 18 Noon CC # Day Begins Time Location 42 Mon. April 18 7:00 p.m. CC 51 Mon. April 4 7:00 p.m. BCHS 43 Thurs. May 12 7:00 p.m. CC *MAGIC ART — OIL PAINTING *PATCHWORK AND QUILTING Oil painting made easy' Anyone with a desire to paint can, with the Magic Art Method. Beginners to Intermediate hobby artists will learn The class will cover crazy, log cabin, patchwork and quilting, applique, how to use large brushes and a unique palette knife to COMPLETE a fine finishing techniques, cathedral window and methods of making quilts oil painting in this 4 hour workshop. The instructor is an accredited by the square. Registration Fee $8.00/4 Sessions. Classes 2 hours. Magic Art instructorfrom California who teaches the William Alexander Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. Technique as seen on Channel 2. Supplies furnished except for frame. # Day Begins Time Location Bring clean paint rags to class. Paintings for each workshop on display. 44 Mon. April 25 7:00 p.m. CC BECAUSE OF MATERIALS PURCHASED FOR THIS CLASS, REFUND REQUESTS MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN TWO WEEKS BEFORE * DOLL MAKING WORKSHOP. Registration Fee $20.00/1 session. Class 4 hours. Instructor Carol Reile. Learn to make this lovely 20" fabric doll from the hair on her head, to the # Day Date Time Location shoes on her tiny feet! The first class session will get you started on the 52 Wed. March 30 6:00 p.m. CC body. Bring to class: 1/3 yd. of off -white broadcloth, soft -lead pencil, 53 Sat. April 9 2:00 p.m. CC basic sewing supplies, scissors, embroidery needle and thread forfacial 54 Wed. April 27 9:00 a.m. CC features. It will be helpful to bring a portable sewing machine to second class for construction of her clothing, or you can watch and take notes *MAGIC ART — MINIATURE during demonstrations. Class meets twice, with a one week break between allowing time to work on doll at home. Registration Fee $5.50/2 Begin a wall grouping with this new picture you've painted yourself in Sessions. Classes 2 hours. Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. one session! Using the Magic Art technique, you will be proud of this # Day Begins Time Location beautiful miniature oil for your home. Supplies furnished except for 45 Wed. April 27 7:00 p.m. CC frame. Bring clean paint rags to class. See miniature on display. BECAUSE OF MATERIALS PURCHASED FOR CLASS, REFUND REQUESTS MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN TWO WEEKS BEFORE *WALL HANGING — BERRY BASKET — NEW WORKSHOP. Registration Fee $20.0011 Session. Class 3 hours. In- Learn to make beautiful 3 /dimensional wall hanging. Bring to class: structor Carol Reile. basic sewing supplies, scissors, 18" x 18" plain or small print back- # Day Date Time Location ground fabric, 2 or 3 different 6" x 6" pieces of red plain or print (calico) 55 Wed. April 13 7:00 p.m. CC fabric for berries, 3'/, yds. (' /z" wide) single fold bias tape for basket, and 56 Wed. April 20 7:00 p.m. CC thread to match bias tape and berries. (Bring to class, the bias tape machine stitched 1/8" from both edges in matching or contrasting thread ). Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. Registration Fee PHOTOGRAPHY DARKROOM USE $4.00/1 Session. Class 3 hours. The Photo Darkroom located in the Brooklyn Center Community Center # Day Date Time Location is open to all interested persons for a fee of $1.00 per hour. Users must 46 Wed. May 4 7:00 p.m. CC furnish their own chemicals and paper. Persons who have completed our Darkroom Techniques class are eligible to usethe Lab. Personswho have had darkroom training somewhere else, must attend one of our *SAMPLES ON DISPLAY AT COMMUNITY CENTER Photo Lab Orientation sessions. 7 ADULT ACTIVITIES CONTINUED KNOW YOUR CAMERA PHOTO LAB ORIENTATION What are all those numbers and levers? This class is designed for the For people who have taken darkroom instruction at other facilities and new camera owner. If you're not getting the results you want out of your are experienced in darkroom procedures. Participants will be eligible to camera, this class is for you! Review your camera instruction book and use the Darkroom Lab during Community Center hours. PRE bring your questions and camera to class. Registration Fee $10.00/3 REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY AT LEAST 3 WORKING DAYS PRIOR Sessions. Classes 2 hours. Instructor Maralyn Reichow. TO EACH TEST DATE. Saturday orientation will be scheduled if enough # Day Begins Time Location interest is shown. Call 561 -5448 ext. 170. Registration Fee $3.00. 57 Thurs. March 24 7:00 p.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 59 Thurs. March 24 6:30 p.m. CC DARKROOM TECHNIQUES 60 Thurs. April 14 6:15 P.m. CC Learn how to mix chemicals, tell negative contrast and develop black and white film. Each student will make an excellent print from his own DOG OBEDIENCE negative. Fee includes chemicals. Upon completion of the class, students will be eligible to use the Community Center Darkroom. This course is open to people 12 years and older, whose dog is at least 6 BECAUSE OF MATERIALS PURCHASED FOR THIS CLASS, REFUND months old. This course will teach you how to work with your dog in REQUESTS MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN ONE WEEK BEFORE order to teach him social behavior and self - discipline. For more FIRST CLASS BEGINS. Registration Fee $20.00/4 Sessions. Classes 3 information, call Stanley Orr, 533 -5207. Registration Fee $18.00/8 hours. Instructor Maralyn Reichow. Sessions. Classes 1 hour. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 58 Thurs. April 14 6:45 p.m. CC 61 Thurs. March 24 6:30 p.m. Northport Senior Adult Activities If you have any questions about the programs listed below, call Kathy COMMUNITY CENTER BLOOD PRESSURE Flesher, Senior Citizen coordinator at 561 -5448. Screening is done by Red Cross volunteer nurses on the last Wednesday SENIOR HAPPENINGS of the month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Every Thursday screening is conducted at CEAP. Call 566 -9600 for schedule. Is a monthly newsletter sponsored by the Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department. The "Senior Happenings" tells activities going T.A.P. on at the clubs, in the community and outings offered. If you don't Telephone Assistance Program for elderly and handicapped who live receive one now give Kathy a call at 561 -5448. alone. The program has helped several persons with immediate needs, SOCIAL CLUBS in some cases Emergency situations. If you are interested in the program for yourself or a friend, contact a TAP clerk 535 -2225. We really Two social clubs are sponsored by the Brooklyn Center Parks and care about our participants. Sponsored by Brooklyn Center Police Recreation Department. The Leisure Time Club meets Wednesdays Department. throughout the year from Noon -3 p.m. at the Brooklyn Center Community Center. There are no dues or club requirements to belong. The Brooklyn Twins Club meets the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month. Sept. -June at Earle Brown School, 7 -9:30 p.m. Membership dues are 0 $1.50 annually per person. Any person 60 years of age or older may join, only 1 spouse must meet the age requirements. GIFT TRUNK © fo A craft club run by Seniors who sell their handcrafted items. Member- ship is limited to Brooklyn Center Seniors or members of either Leisure Time or Brooklyn Twins. For information call 561 -9278 or 561 -4805. Shoppers, visit the Gift Trunk on the 1st Wednesday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Additional hours will be Saturday, March 12 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Community Center. CLASSES COMMUNITY TRIPSTERS Brooklyn Center residents 62 years and over may register for classes at Community Tripsters is a program for people age 55 years and older 1 /7 the registration fee. This does not apply to supplies or special Senior who enjoy getting away once a month on day or overnight trips. Classes. Activities include tours, fishing trips, stage productions, ball games and the like. If you are interested in such activities and meeting new friends SENIOR AQUA EXERCISE from the surrounding area, please call and ask to receive the informa- tion. If you have suggestions for trips you would like to see offered give A fun and healthy class for both men and women 62 years and older. You Kathy a call at 561 -5448. do not need to be a swimmer orget your hair wet. Please furnish doctor's APRIL 7 — TWINS GAME name and number when registering. Registration Fee $5.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Donna Powers. See the Twins vs Detroit at the Metrodome. Cost $8.45 includes # Day Begins Time Location chartered bus transportation, staff escort and ticket. Deadline to 6 Tues. April 5 9:15 a.m. CC register, space permitting, March 10. Bus pick -up from Brooklyn Center Community Center. SWIMMING POOL APRIL 23 — LUNCHEON THEATER Senior Memberships are available for Brooklyn Center residents 62 Off Broadway Musical Co. presents an entertaining musical review at years old and over, at a special rate of $5.00 for 3 months. Application the Brooklyn Center Community Center. may be made at the Community Center desk. Non - resident seniors may MAY — MINNESOTA ZOO swim for $1.00 per time which is 1 12 the regular adult admission rate. The A favorite trip for many! Ride the monorail, see the fantastic animals. discount applies Monday- Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. through June MAY — FARGO WEEKEND 3. Membership and single admission entitles a person to use the swimming pool, exercise room and sauna during recreation or "open" Three days - Two nights - approximately $99.00 per person based on periods. double occupancy. 8 Teen Activities AQUA EXERCISE GIRLS INTERMEDIATE GYMNASTICS A unique approach to exercise, both Jazz exercise and Aerobics will be See Children's Section for description. included. You do not need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. Open to teens and adults, a terrific way for both you and mom to have some fun. ALMOST ANYTHING GOES — JUNE 7 Registration Fee $12.50/10 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Lisa Lubrecht. The 6th annual Almost Anything Goes begins at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, # Day Begins Time Location June 7. All teens (ages 12 -16) are invited to form a team to compete in 2 Tues. March 29 7:30 p.m. NVJH this year's events. Teams should have between 6 and 8 members per team. There are separate divisions for girls and boys. Co -ed teams must DANCING FIT participate in the boys division. Trophies will be awarded to all members See Adult Section for description. Open to Senior High Students. of the 1st and 2nd place winning teams in each division. Registration fee of $7.00 per person includes official Almost Anything Goes T- shirt. Rain DANCELINE Date: June 8. Watch for details in the junior high schools or call 561 -5448. Learn the basic danceline skills and a variety of kicks and dance steps. Good preparation for girls interested in high school danceline. Wear loose- fitting clothing and tennis shoes. For grades 7 -9. Registration Fee CO -REC of $14.00 includes specially designed danceline T- shirt. For students Looking for something to do on Friday Nights ? ?? Why not try Co -Rec. who have T- shirts, registration fee is $10.00. 8 Sessions. Classes 1 Activities include basketball, gymnastics, swimming, foosball, bumper hours. Instructor Cindy Lindgren. pool, volleyball, music and more. Co -Rec is open to all Brooklyn Center # Day Begins Time Location Jr. High residents and their friends regardless of what school district 62 Thurs. March 17 3:15 p.m. NVJH you are in. Listen for school annoucements and watch for details in the TAP DANCE post. Fee is $1.00 /pertime. Friday nights from 7 -10:00 p.m. at North View Jr. High School. See Adult Section for description. Open to Senior High Students. BALLET POTTERY See Adult Section for description. Open to Senior High Students. See Adult Section for description. Open to Senior High Students. MASQUERADE DANCE FRIDAY NIGHT FEVER All junior high students are invited to a Masquerade Dance on Friday, An adapted social recreation program for EMR and TMR Adults age 16 +. March 18 from 7:30 -10:30 p.m. at North View (69th & Zane). Highlights A variety of activities including games, crafts, trips, dancing, special include a live band. Everyone who comes to the dance wearing a events and parties. Come share in the fun and friendship, Friday Night costume will be eligible for the door prize drawing. Admission fee is Fever has to offer. Fridays, April 8 - June 3, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. $2.00 per person. Don't you miss out on all the action — catch "Dance Registration fee $12.50 residents. Location: Northport School. Contact Fever ". Kris Orluck at 545 -6767. Children's Activities WIGGLE & GIGGLE DRAWING AND PAINTING FOR FUN An exercise class for parent and pre - school child (ages 3 -5). Some Learn basic drawing skills including figure drawing, perspective, still life exercises, a little dancing, stunts, tricks, and most of all wiggling, and pictorial structure. The art of watercolor painting will be introduced. giggling and lots of fun for everyone! Wear loose fitting clothes and a Bring a drawing pad to class. For grades 4 -6. Registration Fee $9.00/6 smile! Registration Fee of $6.00 includes both parent and child for 6 Sessions. Classes 1 hours. Instructor Betty Burns. weeks. Classes 45 min. Instructor Kathy Kraus. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 65 Tues. April 5 3:20 p.m. Willow Lane 63 Wed. April 6 6:30 p.m. Fair Oaks SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT THE MOVIES Get away from it all with exciting Disney Adventure. Movies are shown at 12:30 p.m. at the Community Center and all ages are invited. Cost is 750 per person. Refreshments will be sold. After the movie enjoy a discountJJ swim for 1 12 the regular admission rate. (Children 60c, Youth 750, Adults $1.00) �. March 19 — The Incredible Journey April 23 — Toby Tyler .- JUDO - For boys and girls 8 years and up who are interested in learning the beginning basic skills of Judo. All sessions held in the wrestling room.' Registration Fee $13.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. For adults and l children. # Day Begins Time Location 33 Thurs. March 24 7:00 p.m. NVJH SPORTS HOUR —NEW BEGINNING GUITAR LESSONS Children in grades 4 -6 will learn the basic chords and strumming and An after school activity that will include learning sport's skills, "new will also learn to play a song. Students must provide their own guitar. games" and fun for all. Basketball and Floor Hockey will be played. Registration Fee $7.50/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Mike Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Huston. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 64 Mon. April 11 3:20 p.m. Willow Lane 66 Thurs. April 7 3:20 p.m. Willow Lane 9 CHILDRENS ACTIVITIES CONTINUED CROCHETING FOR KIDS GIRLS INTERMEDIATE GYMNASTICS Beginning crochet instruction for 4 -6 graders. Bring a G or H plastic The intermediate level offers more advanced skills in tumbling, crochet hook and practice yarn to first class. Registration Fee $6.50/6 apparatus and floor exercises. The beginning (novice) compulsory Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Miss Hyland. routines will be taught. Students registering for this class must have # Day Begins Time Location passed Advanced Apparatus. Registration Fee $11.00/8 Sessions. 67 Tues. April 12 3:20 p.m. Willow Lane Classes 1 hour 15 min. Instructor Denise Schleusner. (NO CLASS 68 Wed. April 13 3:05 p.m. Evergreen APRIL 2) # Day Begins Time Location MAGIC CLASS 84 Sat. March 26 12:15 p.m. NVJK ABRACADABRA ... It's magic. Learn the basic skills of illusion and GYMNASTICS FOR GIRLS wonderment. Participants will host a show the last week. For grades 1 -3. Registration Fee $6.50/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. This class combines the Advanced Tumbling and Beginning Apparatus # Day Begins Time Location classes. Skills such as mounts, turns, and stunts will be taught on the use 69 Tues. April 5 3:05 p.m. Evergreen of the balance beam, vaulting horse, and floor. STUDENTS MUST HAVE PASSED BEGINNING TUMBLING IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS CLASS. "56" FUN CLUB FOR GIRLS Registration Fee $14.50/8 Sessions. Classes 1 1 /2 hours. # Day Begins Time Location Join in the fun after school each week with your friends. We'll play new 85 Tues. March 22 6:30 p.m. BCHS games as well as some old favorites. Registration Fee $4.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour 15 min. BOYS BEGINNING APPARATUS # Day Begins Time Location Skills will be taught at the beginning level on the use of the rings, bars, 70 Thurs. March 24 3:15 p.m. Palmer Lake and rope. Boys must be in 2nd grade or above and MUST have taken the Beginning Tumbling course offered by the Brooklyn Center Parks and BEGINNING DRAWING Recreation Department in order to register for this class. Registration This course is a mixture of figure drawing, learning about perspective, Fee $9.50/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Joni Boris. (NO CLASS faces, still life, pictorial structure and nature using a variety of media. For APRIL 2) grades 1 -3. Please bring a drawing pad to class. Registration Fee $6.00/5 # Day Begins Time Location Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Ms. Farrell, Certified Teacher. 86 Sat. March 26 12:00 p.m. NVJH # Day Begins Time Location BOYS TUMBLING 71 Mon. April 11 3:40 p.m. Fair Oaks 72 Wed. April 13 3:45 p.m. Orchard Lane A program for boys in 1st thru 6th grade. A course in the beginning techniques of tumbling. Students will have an opportunity to learn such GIRLS BEGINNING TUMBLING basic skills as rolls, headstands, handstands, etc. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Joni Boris. (NO CLASS A course in the beginning techniques of tumbling. Girls new to our APRIL 2) prog must register for this class before taking the more advanced # Day Begins Time Location classes Students will have an opportunity to learn such basic skills as 87 Sat. March 26 11:00 a.m. NVJH rolls, cartwheels, walkovers and headstands. For girls in Kindergarten and up. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. DANCE PROGRAM # Day Begins Time Location Classes continue from Winter Session. Children will have an op- 73 Tues. March 22 3:40 p.m. Fair Oaks 74 Tues. March 22 3:45 p.m. Orchard Lane Portunity to participate in a Spring demonstration. No new students 5 Tues. March 22 4:45 p.m. Orchard Lane accepted. New classes including Tiny Tot Tap and Ballet, Rhythms and 7 Tumbling, Creative Dance and Ballet and others will be offered this 7 5 Tues. March 22 3:15 p.m. Palmer Lake 77 Wed. March 23 5:30 p.m. Fair Oaks summer. 78 Thurs. March 24 3:15 p.m. Evergreen 79 Sat. March 26 10:00 a.m. NVJH GIRLS ADVANCED TUMBLING / Students must have passed Beginning Tumbling and be able to do a \ ° limberand back walkover in good form before registering. Students will learn handsprings, one - handed and dive cartwheels. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. (NO CLASS APRIL 2) # Day Begins Time Location 80A Wed. March 23 3:00 p.m. Earle Brown 80 Sat. March 26 9:00 a.m. NVJH a GIRLS BEGINNING APPARATUS. Students MUST have passed Beginning Tumbling in order to register for this class. Skills such as mounts, turns and stunts will be taught at the SUMMER ACTIVITIES beginning level on the use of the balance beam, uneven parallel bars and The Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department will offer a vaulting horse. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. y Instructor Denise Schleusner. (NO CLASS APRIL 2) variety of exciting summer activities beginning the week of June 6 # Day Begins Time Location Program offerings include cooking, gymnastics, tennis lessons, dance 81 Sat. March 26 10:15 a.m. NVJH classes, arts and crafts, soccer;_ softball pom pom girls and more. 82 Sat. March 26 11:15 a.m. NVJH Special events, field - trips, day camp, and playcenters will also be offered. Don't miss the Summer Program Brochure and School Flyers GIRLS ADVANCED APPARATUS being distributed the beginning otMay or call Sue at 561 -5448. This is the second level in Apparatus. Students must have passed the NORTH STAR GYMNASTIC CLUB Beginning Apparatus Class in order to register for the class. Girls will continue work on various jumps and leaps and will learn more advanced The club's program is designed to instruct gymnasts in preparation for gymnastic stunts. Registration Fee $11.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour 15 junior and senior high competition. Practices are held at Osseo Jr. and min. Instructor Denise Schleusner. (NO CLASS APRIL 2) Brooklyn Center High School. North Stars is a low cost, parent -run # Day Begins Time Location organization. For more information, call Kelli Cassidy Johnson at 83 Sat. March 26 9:00 a.m. NVJH 427 -4783. 10 Outdoor Activities KIDS BEGINNING TENNIS LESSONS GOLF — BEGINNING AND INTERMEDIATE Classes meet twice a week for 3weeks. Bring your own racquet, balls are Lessons for seventh graders and up. Golfers must furnish their own furnished. Forgrades 3 -6. Registration Fee $12.00/3 Weeks. Classes are clubs. Balls and mats furnished. Bring a 7 iron to the first class. Classes 1 hour. limited to 10. There will bean extra charge for balls at the driving range. # Day Begins Time Location Instructor Sundance Pro Bill Bakken. Registration Fee $17.00/5 Ses- 88 Mon. & Wed. April 18 3:30 p.m. Evergreen sions. Classes 1 hour. Includes 9 holes of golf at Sundance. 89 Mon. & Wed. April 18 4:30 p.m. Evergreen BEGINNING GOLF 90 TVs. & Thurs. April 19 4:15 p.m. Kylawn Location Time # Day Begins 91 Tues. & Thurs. April 19 5:30 p.m. Northport 103 Mon. March s Time p.m. NVJH 92 Mon. & Wed. May 9 3:45 p.m. Willow Lane 104 Mon. March 21 7:30 p.m. NVJH 93 Mon. & Wed. May 9 5:00 p.m. BCHS 105 Wed. March 23 7:30 p.m. NVJH 94 Tues. &Thurs. May 10 4:00 p.m. Palmer Lake 106 Thurs. March 24 10:45 a.m. CC ADULT BEGINNING TENNIS LESSONS 107 Mon. April 25 6:30 p.m. NVJH Classes meet twice a week for 3weeks .Brin 108 Mon. April 25 7:30 p.m. NVJH g yourown racquet, ballsare 109 Wed. April 27 7:30 p.m. NVJH furnished. Registration Fee $12.00/3 Weeks. Classes are 1 hour. 110 Thurs, April 28 10:45 a.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 95 Mon. & Wed. April 18 6:00 p.m. BCHS INTERMEDIATE GOLF 96 Tues. & Thurs. April 19 6:30 p.m. Northport # Day Begins Time Location 97 Mon. & Wed. May 9 6:00 p.m. BCHS 111 Wed. March 23 6:30 p.m. NVJH 98 Mon. & Wed. May 9 8:00 p.m. BCHS 112 Thurs. March 24 11:45 a.m. CC 99 Tues. & Thurs. May 10 5:30 p.m. Northport 113 Wed. April 27 6:30 p.m. NVJH 1 ADULT INTERMEDIATE TENNIS LESSONS 14 Thurs. April 28 11:45 a.m. CC Intermediate students must have had previous lessons and be familiar SPRING INTO GOLF with basic swings, serves and etiquette. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Bring your own racquet, balls are furnished. Registration Fee Swing into the golf season this Spring. Join us at the Brookland Par -3 $12.00/3 Weeks. Classes are 1 hour. (8232 Regent Ave. N) for an introductory lesson from an expert # Day Begins Time Location instructor. You will have the opportunity to golf a complete 9 holes, 100 Mon. & Wed. April 18 7:00 p.m. BCHS enjoy refreshments and pick up a free pass to come back foranotherfun 101 Mon. & Wed. May 9 7:00 p.m. BCHS round. Meet at Brookland Par -3 golf course. (Rain Date: April 30) #115 102 Tues. & Thurs. May 10 6:30 p.m. Northport adults only, #116 adults and teens. Registration Fee $4.00. (Senior Citizen discount rate does not apply) HORSESHOE LEAGUE # Day Begins Time Location Are you a recreational horseshoe player? Why not join a league and play 115 Sat. April 23 9:00 a.m. Brookland Par -3 116 Sat. April 23 11:00 a.m. Brookland Par -3 once a week with a number of players. Join the Brooklyn Center Horseshoe League. The League is open to anyone 16 years and older. OVER 44+ SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL Participants will playa round robin schedule. Call Parks and Recreation office 561 -5448 or watch Post newspaper for meeting date. Minimum of Anyone44+ interested in playing slowpitch softball this summer should 8 required to form a League. Cost to be determined after organizational contact Arnie Mavis, 561 -5448. A league will be formed if enough meeting. League will play on Thursday — 6:30 -9:00 at Grandview Park. interest is shown. Special Activities LOCATIONS WHERE CLASSES ARE HELD FAMILY FARE Brooklyn Center High School (BCHS), 65th & Humbolt Ave. N Families will want to take advantage of special trips offered at group Brooklyn Center Community Center (CC), 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway discounts. Trips are offered jointly by the Parks and Recreation Brookland Par 3, 83rd Regent Ave. N Departments of Brooklyn Center, Crystal, Brooklyn Park, Golden Earle Brown School, 59th Humboldt Ave. N Valley, New Hope, Plymouth, Maple Grove and Robbinsdale. Informa- Evergreen School, 7020 Dupont Ave. N tion is distributed through the schools and the Post Newspaper. If you Fair Oaks School, 5600 65th Ave. N do not have children in school and would like to be on the mailing list, Garden City School, 3501 65th Ave. N please call 561 -5448. Northport School, 5421 Brooklyn Blvd. North View Jr. High School, (NVJH), 69th & Zane Ave. N ADULTS ONLY — RATED RF` Orchard Lane School, 6201 Noble Ave. N Rated RF (real fun) is a program for young adults 18 +. You are invited to Osseo Jr. High School, 10223 93rd Ave. N participate in outings and events planned for you by the Recreation Palmer Lake School, 73rd & West Palmer Lake Dr. Departments of Brooklyn Center, Crystal, Brooklyn Park, Golden Willow Lane School, 70th & Perry Ave. N Valley, New Hope, Plymouth, Maple Grove and Robbinsdale. If you would like to help plan, have any ideas or would like to be on the mailing SPRING BAZAAR list call Kathy at 561-5448. Our next event is a week -end to Fargo where you will enjoy casino fun, bargain shopping, sight seeing, dancing, Due to the popularity of the Annual Holiday Bazaar a Spring event is swimming and meeting new friends. (Minimum age for this trip is 21 scheduled for Saturday, March 26 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the years.) Brooklyn Center Community Center. Many of our fine craftors will be BROOKLYN COMMUNITY BAND here as well as new talented ones. Shop for hand crafted decorations to give your home or office a new touch for Spring! There will be many The band is co- sponsored by the Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn Park wonderful gifts for Easter, Mother's Day, Graduation, Showers, Parks and Recreation Departments and is open to all post high school Weddings and Birthdays! No admission charge and free coffee! Baby- age men and women. Practice is on Monday nights at North View Jr. sitting 350 per hour, per child - strollers must be checked at the desk. High. New members are welcome. For more information call the Park PICTURES MAY NOT BE TAKEN OF THE BOOTHS. and Recreation Department 561 -5448. Director: Woody Hoiseth. 11 SPECIAL ACTIVITIES CONTINUED ADAPTED RECREATION Adapted Recreation in the Northwestern Suburbs is offered again for BROOKDALE`COMMUNITY LIBRARY Spring! Join us and meet new friends, learn new skills, and enjoy new The Brookdale library is loated at 6125 Shingle Creek Parkway. A activities as we kick off a new session. Programs for E.M.R. & T.M.R. collection of over 100,000 includes books, periodicals, art prints, children and adults are offered in different locations. Activities include: recordings and films. crafts, sports, special events and field trips! Also offered is Dancercise Information concerning hours, registration for programs. and renewal and a new family program called Let's Play to Grow. A small fee is of library materials may be obtained by calling 566 -2034. Reference charged. For further information, call Kris Orluck at 545 -6767. questions may be directed to 566 -8300. Programs are offered by the northwest cooperative effort of the cities of Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Crystal, Golden Valley, Maple Grove, q variety of programs are presented for children and adults. A current New Hope, Plymouth, Robbinsdale and Suburban Community calendar of events may be obtained at the library listing those available Services. at Brookdale and other Hennepin County libraries.. CHILDREN SPECIAL MONTHLY POOL ATTRACTIONS "Dungeons &Dragons" Day will be held during Spring break. Registra- APRIL — Have fun at our Easter Egg Match on Saturday, tion required. April 9. Puppetry Workshop — 6 years old and up. Tuesday. May 3, 10, 17 from MAY — TakeaDoubleDip — Comeandtakeadipinour 145-4:45 p.m, Registration required. pool. Have a dip of ice cream before leaving — Saturday, May 21. Friday Afternoon Films for Preschoolers during March and April, 1:00- Watch for further information distributed by the Parks and Recreation 1:45 p.m. Department. ADULT COMMUNITY CENTER GALLERY Quilters Patchwork — March 7, 7:00 -9:00 p.m. The Gallery is available for photography or mixed media shows Travelogue: "China Experience" — March 22, 7:00 -9:00 p.m. throughout the year. Individuals as well as clubs are invited to show their Creative Shopping By Mail Order — April 6, 7:00-8:30 p.m. work. A glass showcase is also available for small collections. Contact Rare Books and Book Collecting — April 12, 7:00 -9:00 p.m Kathy Flesher, 561 -5448 for information. Adult programs open to public at no charge. Registration is not Images 4 — Two Woman Show — Artist Jean Apgar and Sherry required. Young from Rockford, Illinois, April 2 -30. CHILDCARE SERVICE GRASSFIELD R/C OPEN HOUSE The ''PLAY- CORNER" will be provided for parents attending morning On May 6, the public is cordially invited to join the fun at 7:30 p.m. at the classes, programs, meetings or swimming at the Community Center. Brooklyn Center Community Center. Members will bring in many The Minimum age is 6 months. The cost is 60C per child, per hour for different types of radio controlled planes. The club members are each pre - school child. The "PLAY- CORNER" will be open Monday- pleased to answer any questions concerning the planes, radiocontrol or Friday 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Additional times may be noted in the any aspects of the hobby. Refreshments will be served. For additional description of adult classes. For additional information call 561 -5448. information about the club call Vic Leerhoff at 537 -4791. BROOKLYN CENTER WOMEN'S CLUB HENNEPIN ARTISTS ASSOCIATION The Brooklyn Center Women's Club continues it's schedule of meetings The Hennepin Artist's Association, established in 1962 was initiated to on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, and an interesting tour once a month encourage the appreciation and practice of the fine arts in this area. The — September through May. The purpose of the organization is to membership consists of amateur and professional artists, art teachers, promote social, cultural and civic activities for area women. Member- or anyone interested in the visual art. The association has two juried ship is open to any woman over 21. Yearly dues are $4.00. For shows per year, regularly scheduled exhibitions and gives special information call 535 -1464. exhibits. Demonstrations, lectures and critiques are also given. March 8 — Wildflower Talk & Slides by Dorothy & Everett Waldron SEASONAL SHOWS are available forfirmsonacontribution basis. The CEAP collection. association meets the second Tuesday of every month. For information March 22 — Cedarhurst Mansion Tour & Lunch contact Joan Cashin 535 -4959. April 12 — Tentative — Travel Slides — Australia &New Zealand Election of officers. NORTH MINNEAPOLIS & SUBURBAN STAMP CLUB April 27 — Chanhassen Dinner Theater — Play "Hello, Dolly" and The purpose of the North Minneapolis and Suburban Stamp Club is to Lunch provide a means for stamp collectors to enjoy their hobby, to trade, swap May 10 — Spring Salad Luncheon & Guthrie Theatre Live Costume and learn more about stamps. Meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Fridays Fashion Show. of each month at 7:30 p.m. at the Brooklyn Center Community Center. May Winona — Lunch at the Hot Fish Shop. Meetings are informal. Youth collectors as well as Adults are welcome. Swim Activities PARENT AND TOT SWIM LESSONS Lessons in water adjustment for children ages 2 and 3. One parent must accompany the child in the water, preferably the same parent each time $14.00/10 Lessons. Classes 30 min. w �) CLASSES ONCE A WEEK FOR 10 WEEKS / # Day Begins Time Location Y 117 Sat. March 26 10:05 a.m. CC i 118 Mon. March 28 6:00 p.m. NVJH 119 Tues. March 29 6:00 p.m. CC 1 y 120 Wed. March 30 6:00 p.m. NVJH 121 Thurs. March 31 6:00 p.m. CC f� " DAYTIME CLASSES TWICE A WEEK FOR 5 WEEKS # Day Begins Time Location 122 M & W March 28 10:05 a.m. CC —iW Wl 123 M & W May 2 10:05 a.m. CC 12 SWIM ACTIVITIES CONTINUED PRE - SCHOOL SWIM LESSONS PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS SPECIAL Swimming instruction for 4 and 5 year olds. Parents do not accompany Private lessons are available on a regular basis. Beginner thru Simmer the child in the water. The following lessons levels are taught: Water level swim instruction for adults and children. Classes are 30 minutes in Adjustment, Beginner, and Advanced Beginner. Average ratio of 5 length. Registration Fee $5.00 /Lesson. Call 561 -5448 Ext. 171 for more students /instructor. $14.00/10 Lessons. Classes 30 min. information. CLASSES ONCE A WEEK FOR 10 WEEKS # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 153 Tues. March 29 7:45 p.m. CC 124 Sat. March 26 9:30 a.m. CC 154 Thurs. March 31 7:45 p.m. CC 125 Sat. March 26 10:05 a.m. CC ADAPTIVE SWIM LESSONS 126 Mon. March 28 6:00 p.m. NVJH 127 Tues. March 29 6:00 p.m. CC Swimming lessons for children and adultsof all ageswhoare physically 128 Wed. March 30 6:00 p.m. NVJH and /or mentally handicapped. Classes are one half hour in length with a 129 Thurs. March 31 6:00 p.m. CC ratio of one student to one instructor. $14.00/10 Lessons. DAYTIME CLASSES TWICE A WEEK FOR 5 WEEKS # Day Begins Time Location 130 M & W March 28 9:30 a.m. CC 155 Sat. March 26 9:30 a.m. CC 131 M & W March 28 10:40 a.m. CC DIVING 132 M & W May 2 9:30 a.m. CC 133 M & W May 2 10:40 a.m. CC Beginning lessons on the 1 and 3 meter springboard for children who are intermediate or betterswimmers. Classes are one half hour in length. CHILDREN'S SWIM LESSONS $14.00/10 Lessons. # Day Begins Time Location Red Cross Beginning through Swimmers instruction for boys and girls 156 Sat. March 26 10:05 a.m. CC ages 6 and older. Classes meet once a week for 10 weeks and are one half hour in length. Classes have an average ratio of 5 students/ ADULT DIVING instructor. $14.00/10 Lessons. Classes 30 min. # Day Begins Time Location Beginning lessons on the 1 and 3 meter springboard for adults. 134 Sat. March 26 Time a.m. Lo Participants should be comfortable in the deep water. Skills covered will 5 Sat. March 26 11:15 a.m. CC be the 3 -step approach, front dive, back dive and it's variations. Classes 13 are 30 minutes in length. $14.00/10 Lessons. 13 5 Sat. March 26 11:50 a.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 137 Mon. March 28 6:35 p.m. NVJH 138 Mon. March 28 7:10 p.m. NVJH 157 Thurs. March 31 7:45 p.m. CC 139 Mon, March 28 7:45 p.m. NVJH BASIC RESCUE AND WATER SAFETY 140 Tues. March 29 6:35 p.m. CC 141 Tues. March 29 7:10 p.m. CC A Red Cross course for persons ages 11 and older. Skills in self rescue, 142 Wed. March 30 6:35 p.m. NVJH extensions and artificial respiration will be taught. Students must pass a 143 Wed. March 30 7:10 p.m. NVJH preliminary swimming test and must attend every class. Absences will 144 Wed. March 30 7:45 p.m. NVJH not be made up. Classes will meet once a week for 10 weeks at the 145 Thurs. March 31 6:35 p.m. CC Community Center. Classes are 60 minutes in length. Registration Fee 146 Thurs. March 31 7:10 p.m. CC $18.50/10 classes. # Day Begins Time Location CHILDCARE SERVICE 158 Tues. March 29 6:00 p.m. CC The "PLAY- CORNER" will be provided for parents attending morning ADVANCED LIVESAVING COURSE classes, programs, meetings or swimming at the Community Center. A Red Cross Course for persons age 15and older. Students must beable The minimum age is 6 months. The cost is 60¢ per child, per hour for to tread water, surface dive, and swim 500 continuous yards. Students each pre - school child. The "PLAY- CORNER" will be open Monday- must attend every class and absences will not be made up. CPR and Friday 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. and Monday and Wednesday 1:00 - 2:00 Multi -Media are required and will be an included part of the course. p.m. Additional times may be noted in the description of adult classes. Class meets once a week for 10 weeks with some additional hours to be For additional information call 561 -5448. arranged. Registration Fee $30.00 /10 lessons and includes all materials needed. ADULT SUPER CHICKEN # Day Begins Time Location Separate classes for those persons, high school age and up, who have a 159 Mon. March 28 7 -10:00 p.m. NVJH real fearof water. Here isan opportunity to overcome that fear and learn WORKSHOP DAYS— Saturday, April 16 &30- 9:00a.m.—Community to enjoy the sport. $20.00/10 Lessons. Super chicken classes are held Center the same days and times as adult lessons, see schedule. WATER SAFETY INSTRUCTOR COURSE ADULT SWIM LESSONS This Red Cross course is designed to train individuals in becoming Beginnerthru Swimmer level swim instruction foradult and high school instructors of all swimming and lifesaving levels. Must be 17years of age age. Here is an opportunityto learn to swim or brush upon your strokes. or older by the first night, proof of age must be provided. Plus a current Classes are 40 minutes in length. $20.00/10 Lessons. Advanced Lifesaving certificate and a doctor's physical exam form must CLASSES MEET ONCE A WEEK FOR 10 WEEKS be available on the first night of class. Each person must pass the swimming pre -test and should be prepared for a moderately strenuous # Day Begins Time Location course requiring physical endurance. The course will meet twice a week 147 Sat. March 26 10:40 a.m. CC for 6 weeks. 148 Sat. March 26 11:25 a.m. CC Day Begins Time Location 149 Tues. March 29 7:45 p.m. CC Wed. May 4 6:00 p.m. NVJH 150 Thurs. March 31 7:45 p.m. CC Sat. May 7 9:00 a.m. NVJH DAYTIME CLASSES TWICE A WEEK FOR 5 WEEKS Registration will be handled through the American Red Cross. To # Day Begins Time Location register, call 871 -7676 - Safety Services. 151 M & W March 28 11:15 a.m. CC 152 M & W May 2 11:15 a.m. CC LIFE, BE IN IT AND SWIM PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS Can you swim 10 miles? You may want to take advantage of this opportunity. All you need to do is obtain a card and fill it out on your Private lessons are available at the Community Center and North View own. Start by swimming 1 /4 mile at a time. Earn a Red Cross certificate Jr. High for a fee of $8.00 /half hour. Call the Community Center for and patch. Mark your card after each time you swim. Begin today! Any further information. questions about "Life, Be in it and Swim" contact Gayle at 561 -5448. 13 SWIM ACTIVITIES CONTINUED Brooklyn Center ADULT SNORKELING Community Center This class is designed for adults interested in underwater swimming. Each participant should be comfortable in deep water. Mask, fins and 6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY snorkel will be provided. Learn the how to's of skin diving. Class is 30 minutes in length and will meet for 4 weeks. Registration Fee $10.00/4 BROOKLYN CENTER, MN 55430 Sessions. 561 -5448 # Day Begins Time Location 160 Tues. March 29 7:45 p.m. CC COMMUNITY CENTER MEMBERSHIP RATES 161 Tues. April 26 7:45 p.m. CC Memberships entitle the member to the use of the Swimming Pool, Exercise Room and Sauna during recreational or "open" periods. BASIC SCUBA 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year This class is designed for adults interested in underwater diving. Must Family $50.00 $85.00 $140.00 be able to swim 220 yards of any stroke, swim underwater for 20 yards, Individual $28.00 $47.00 $ 80.00 and float or tread water for 15 minutes. Each person must provide his Family membership will be limited to parentsand children living at home own mask, fins and snorkel. Other equipment will be provided. Class is 4 20 years of age and under. hours in length and will meet once a week for 5 weeks. Course fee also includes seven hours of open water dives. On completion of the course SENIOR ADULT RATES an internationally recognized certification card will be awarded. In- 3 month membership for Brooklyn Center residents 62 years & older structor from Smith Diving. Registration Fee $85.00/5 weeks. —$5.00. # Day Begins Time Location Single Admission rate for Senior Adults resident or non - resident 62 162 Sun. May 1 4:00 p.m. CC years & older, Monday- Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. — $1.00. SCUBA OPEN SWIM GENERAL ADMISSION A special time to practice for persons with scuba equipment only. Adult (18 & over) $2.00 Designed for those taking scuba instruction as well as any other Youth (15 -17) $1.50 interested persons. Cost 75¢ per time. Children (5 -14) $1.25 Day Begins Time Location Thurs. March 24 8:30 p.m. NVJH OPEN SWIM SCHEDULE MONDAY -WEDNESDAY - FRIDAY 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM SPECIAL MONTHLY POOL ATTRACTION TUESDAY- THURSDAY 9:00 AM -4:00 PM APRIL — Have fun at our Easter Egg Match on Saturday, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM (Adults Only) April 9. SATURDAY MAY — Take a Double Dip — Come and take a dip in our 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM pool. Have a dip of ice cream before leaving — SUNDAY Saturday, May 21. 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM Watch for further information distributed by the Parks and MONDAY - FRIDAY Recreation Department. 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Adults and /or organized groups only. NORTH VIEW OPEN SWIM Begins March 24 Thursday 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Cost: 50¢ per hour 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. NORTH VIEW POOL AND GYM RENTAL The wading pool is open to children ONLY when supervised by a parent. The wading pool is closed during the following hours: The North View Jr. High Pool and Gymnasium, located at 69th and Zane Tuesday & Thursday -4:00 PM - 10:30 PM Avenue North are available for rental at various times during the week. Saturday -9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Call the Community Center 561- 5448forfurther information. Cost: Pool $20.00 /per hour. Gym $6.00 /per hour. School age children ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING DUR- ING SCHOOL HOURS. On school holidays students will be admitted at 1:00 P.M. Children under 1st grade MUST BE ACCOMPANIED COMMUNITY CENTER POOL RENTAL BY AN ADULT in the building at all times. The Community Center Pool is available for rental by your school, EXERCISE ROOM & SAUNA SCHEDULE group, or party at various times during the week. Call the Community Center 561 -5448 for further information. Cost $37.00 /per hour. MONDAY -WEDNESDAY - FRIDAY 9:00 AM -10:30 PM WOMEN'S CONDITIONING AND PHYSICAL FITNESS TUESDAY- THURSDAY 9:00 AM -8:30 PM See Adult Section for description. 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM (Adults Only) SATURDAY SUNDAY BROOKLYN SWIM CLUB 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM 1:00 PM -6:00 PM All boys and girls age 6 and up through college are invited to join the The use of the Exercise Room is limited to 15 year olds and up. The use Brooklyn Swim Club, the local Minnesota U.S. Swimming Club, for of the Sauna is limited to 18 year olds and up. CHILDREN YOUNGER competitive swimming, sponsored by Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn THAN THIS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED EVEN IF ACCOMPANIED BY A Park Parks and Recreation Departments. The swim club offers a wide PARENT. ranging program for individuals for all levels of ability in competitive swimming. For further information, call Michelle Bloomstrand GAMEROOM 537 -6957. A free 2 -week trial period is offered to any interested swimmer Enjoy our gameroom equipped with foosball, pool, video games and who has never tried competitive swimming. pinball. 14 ` y Bulk Rate B ROOKLYN U.S. Postage 6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY PAID BROOKLYN CENTER, MINNESOTA 55430 3 ENTER Mpls. Mn. Permit No. 2170 TO: • III I BROOKLYN CENTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION PARKS AND RECREATION 1. All registration must be made at the Park and Recreation office in ADVISORY COMMISSION the Community Center beginning 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 12. The Parks and Recreation Commission meets on the 3rd Tuesday (Swim registration is separate — see box). of each month, 7:30 p.m. Council Chambers. This Commission ad- "Registrations made by mail will not be accepted before March 14. vises the City Council on the Parks and Recreation Program in No phone registrations. Brooklyn Center. Bud Sorenson, Chairperson 2. On opening day of registration, Saturday, March 12, a person may Dale Bloomstrand Vicki Denissen Harry Bradford sign up for himself or his immediate family ONLY. After this date, Jacuelyn Albright Dave Skeels MikeStreitz you may register for as many people as you wish. 3. The Parks and Recreation office in the Community Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. -10:30 p.m.; Saturday, THE BROOKLYN CENTER 9:00 a.m. -9:00 p.m.; Sunday, 1:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT 4. Where Classes are limited, registration will be on the first come - Dedicated to the Citizens of Brooklyn Center that they may share in first serve basis. Persons are not considered registered until the the God given right to beauty, to sunshine, to tranquility; and to the fee has been paid. The Parks and Recreation Department reserves end that each may herein find the laughter of childhood, the accep- the right to cancel classes or activities when an insufficient tance of youth, the fulfillment of adult life, and the companionship number of people sign up. of old age, through a healthy, satisfying use of leisure time. Eugene H. Hagel— Director of Parks and Recreation 5. Instructor will not be permitted to accept registration at the activ- ity location. Henry Davis — Superintendent of Parks Arnie Mavis— Superintendent of Recreation 6. Should you find it necessary to transfer sessions or class times, Kathy Flesher— Program Supervisor this may be done if an opening exists by paying a 50` transfer fee Susan LaCrosse — Program Supervisor per class. All transfers must be done in person at the Community Gayle Gardner — Aquatic Supervisor Center. 7. Request for refunds must be received at least 24 hours before the second class session, however, there will be a $3.00 service charge on any refund before the first class begins and a $4.00 REGISTRATION CARDS ARE FOR MAIL USE ONLY. service charge before the second class begins. Refund policy WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BEFORE MONDAY, MARCH 14. except where noted in class description. 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 8. Persons who register for an activity where capacity enrollment has already been reached ... will go on a waiting list. Additional classes may be formed if there are sufficient requests and if space and competent instruction is available. NAME 9. Senior Citizens, 62 years and over, who are residents of Brooklyn (Last) (First) Center may enjoy all activity classes at 1 /2 the registration fee. This does not apply to supplies or special Senior Classes which ADDRESS _ are at a special rate. (Zip) 10. Check schedule for begininning date of each class. 11. Sorry, no trip refunds, unless cancelled by the Parks & Recreation Phone Dept. (Phone) (Work Phone) 12. Class attendance is limited to participants. Spectators not allowed ACTIVITY _ _ _ _ except with permission. This includes children. (Location) For further information call 561 -5448. CLASS # _ _ -------TIME _ Swim registration for Swimming Lessons which are to be conducted at the Community Center Pool and Northview Jr. High will be held Saturday, March 12 starting at 9:00 a.m. at the COMMUNITY CENTER. CLASS DAY - AMOUNT ___ Mail registrations will not be accepted for Swimming Lessons.