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Sunday by restaurants serving Sun - What if you were placed in a situa- Preparing yourself as a life day brunch is being considered by the tion where a friend or relative was preserver is very easy, requiring a City Council. A request has been choking, drowning or dying from an single evening to learn and practice made by local restaurants, and sup - auto accident or heart attack? the life saving course. ported by the Brooklyn Center Would you know what to do to The ABC's of Life Saving are three Chamber of Commerce to implement preserve a life until professional help very basic and simple life sustaining the Sunday Brunch law. arrived? More often than not, with measures which you can learn in a proper training, you could save a life. short, free, three -hour class being Presently, restaurants are allowed In fact, more than 50 per cent of the taught in your neighborhood. to serve liquor with their brunches victims of breath stoppage or heart at- This course is available to anyone starting at noon, and the new law tack could survive if those nearby between 16 and 80 years of age as a would change the allowed time to were trained in the ABC's of Life public service of the Brooklyn Center 10 a.m. Saving. Office of Emergency Preparedness, in While some neighboring com- What is done in the first three or conjunction with community fire and munities have already implemented police agencies. the new law, there is some question T _ ` _ Please call to find out the time and as to exactly how the new statute Out citys location of the next class being of- should be implemented. The City fered in your area. Call 561 -5440, ex- Council is now awaiting a decision New Outdoor tension 152, Monday through Friday, from the State Attorney General's Of- from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., or 561 -5443 fice regarding the required process to Exercise Trail after 5 p.m. implement the new law. An exercise trail was completed last Fall in Brooklyn Center's Central Licensing, Regulations Park, near the Community Center. The total cost of $6,865 for equip - ment and signs was donated by the Farm For Animals EdInforced Farmers &Mechanics Savings Bank. The exercise course, "Health Beat fitness l et o c a s i , " 20 mple physical 20", s a co n et eriouso al itn e s Residents are reminded that is picked up without a license. ercis containing two loops and con- domestic animals running at large Dog licenses can be purchased may be impounded, and will not be throughout the year at City Hall or the veniently located to the Community Center. released until all proper fees are paid. Community Center, and also at the Health Beat 20 is described as a Domestic animals are not allowed annual Rabies Vaccination Clinic. new dimension in outdoor exercise on the private property of another per- Licenses expire each year on May 31, courses, combining a complete son without consent, and the animal and cost $ 5 for a male or female dog, must be restrained to his premises by and $3 for a neutered male or spayed Continued on Page 2 leashing, fencing or immediate super- female dog. vision and verbal command of the Any domestic animal capable of *'Citizen inquiries and requests may owner. transmitting rabies and which has bit - be directed at the City Administra A delinquent dog license fee of $15 ten a human will be impounded for at tion. If there is any question regard- is charged if the unlicensed dog is least 10 days, under the care of a ing a service that we are authorized picked up by the animal patrol licensed veterinarian. If the animal is to perform, please call us at operating in the City. No such charge found not to be rabid, it will be re- 561 -5440. will be made if the owner is late in pur- turned to the owner after all costs chasing the license, but only if the dog have been paid for the impoundment. 1 Exercise Trafl Continued from Page 1 How To Contact physical fitness program with out- door fun. Exercise information is • provided at each station, including procedures for a proper start to an ex- Elected Ofci s ercise session. Each station provides three dif- The following is a listing of elected STATE LEGISLATORS ferent exercise levels, allowing each officials representing Brooklyn Center Senator Hubert H. (Skip) Humphrey program to be tailored to the in- from the local to the national level. III dividual level of physical ability. Residents can contact these officials (District 44) The trail begins and ends at the by writing or calling the indicated State Capitol north end of the park and allows the numbers. It is suggested that this Room 301 individual, if desired, to take advan- listing be clipped out and saved for St. Paul, MN 55155 tag of the sauna, exercise room, and future reference. Phone: 296 -4180 swimming pool in the Center. Brooklyn Center is in the 3rd Con gressional District; 44th and 45th Senator William P. Luther Many State Legislative Districts; and the 4th (District 45) County Commission District. The City State Capitol comprises four school districts: Room 203 Brooklyn Center (286), Robbinsdale St. Paul, MN 55155 Service% (281), Osseo (279), and Anoka- Phone: 296 -8869 Hennepin (11). Representative Lyndon R. Carlson (District Provided ice SENATORS State Office Building Hon. David Durenberger Room 243 Many services are provided by the 353 Russel Building St. Paul, MN 55155 Suburban Public Health Nursing Ser- Washington, DC 20510 Phone: 296 -4255 vice to Brooklyn Center residents. The Representative Robert L. Ellingson organization makes house calls to 550 East Butler Square provide some of the following: 100 North 6th Street (District • Care to the ill and disabled. Minneapolis, MN 55403 State Office ce Building � Phone: 725 6111 Room 230 - • Health guidance and assistance St. Paul, MN 55155 to expectant parents. I Hon. Rudy Boschwitz Phone: 296 -3709 • Health counseling and guidance Dirkson Office Building COUNTY COMMISSIONER to parents with infants, and young Washington, DC 20510 children. John E. Derus • Health teaching 10 Bremer Building g and counseling 419 North Robert Street (4th District) to adults on an individual and family 2400 Government Center basis. St. Paul, MN 55101 • A Hospice program for the ter Phone: 221 -0904 Minneapolis, MN 55487 P P 9 Phone: 348 -3086 minally ill with cancer, where nurses aid the family with care at home, and CONGRESSMAN —THIRD DISTRICT LOCAL OFFICIALS in conjunction with local hospital pro- Han. William Frenzel Mayor Dean Nyquist grams. 1026 Longworth Office Building 5637 Brooklyn Boulevaru • A Care Givers group which allows Washington, DC 20515 Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 people taking care of the ill or disabled 110 South 4th Street Councilman Bill Hawes to share common problems and solu- Minneapolis, MN 55401 3612 53rd Avenue North tions. Phone: 725 -2173 Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 • Parenting groups, usually con- y sisting of eight sessions, are held at GOVERNOR Councilman Gene Lhotka the Brooklyn United Methodist 6035 Lyndale Avenue North Church. The program is open to Governor Albert Quie Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 parents with children up to four -years 130 State Capitol Building Councilwoman Celia Scott old, and allows parents to share com- St. Paul, MN 55155 6600 Abbott Avenue North mon concerns, such as discipline and Phone: 296 -3391 Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 nutrition, while allowing the pre- school children to play. Parents in- LT. GOVERNOR Councilman Rich Theis terested in joining this group should Lt. Governor Lou Wangberg 3006 Thurber Road contact Kathy Montgomery. Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 For further information regarding . State Capitol Building any of the described programs, please St. Paul, MN 55155 CITY HALL contact the Suburban Public Nursing Phone: 296 2374 561 -5440 Service at 546 -2334. — 2 i Cable Television Construction Scheduled For Spring Start The Minnesota Cable Communica- nels will be set aside for local pro- the system in the nine community tions Board certified, on November gramming needs, and a separate in- area provides that within 22 months 13, 1981, the Northwest Suburbs stitutional network will serve the from the start of construction, the Cable Franchise with Northern needs of schools, government agen- system will be completed in all nine Cablevision. Members of the North- cies, and businesses. There will also cities. The proposed starting date is west Suburbs Commission include be such options as home security ser- March 1, 1982 for the stringing of Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, vice which will be provided for fire, aerial cable wires and May 1, 1982 Crystal, Golden Valley, Maple Grove, health and crime protection. for underground cable. Portions of all New Hope, Osseo, Plymouth and Along with programming received nine cities will be completed within Robbinsdale. from the satellite systems, cable the first 12 months, and service to Since the approval of the franchise, television will also provide an oppor- some homes could begin as early as Northern Cablevision is currently tunity for programming to be three months after construction obtaining the necessary permits for developed at the local level. In begins. construction of the system. When general, there are two production divi- Any questions regarding the cable completed, the Northwest system sions dealing with local programming: service should be directed by calling will include six fully- equipped color public access and local origination. Northern Cablevision at 540 -0020. fixed studios, and two mobile studios Public access is programming that located throughout the nine com- is created, developed and produced By munities. by community residents with the Serve With regard to programming of the technical assistance of cable studio cable system, the Home Subscriber staff. Local origination programming 0 0 Networth will offer 232 channels of is produced by the cable company, Joining video and text programming and in- but it is also geared to the particular in- formation, from first run movies to terest of the community. Commission airline schedules. A total of 36 chan- The schedule for construction of Seven citizen commissions aid the Brooklyn Center City Council in an ad- visory capacity regarding a wide City o f Brooklyn Center range rights. from planning to human ri hts. Active commissions operating in CITY COUNCIL the City include the Planning Commis- Dean Nyquist ........... ............................... sion, Conservation Commission, Human Rights Commission, Park and Bill Hawes ...................... .....................Councilman man Recreation Commission, Housing Gene Lhotka ..... ....... ........... . . ..... Councilman Commission, Traffic Safety Commit - Celia Scott .... .. .. ............ ........ Councilwoman tee, and Community Development Rich Theis ........... ............................... Councilman Committee. Another group, the ' ' " Charter Commission, meets peri- Gerald Splinter ........ ............................... City Manager odically to review the existing City Charter. SERVICE DIRECTORY Emergency Numbers 124 Hours) Members volunteer their time to at- tend frequent meetings, at least POLICE'— FIRE ........... : . < ..... .. ; ............. 561 -5720 monthly, to address matters relevant City Hall Offices ......... to the particular commission. ... .......................561 -5440 All commission members are ap- (Monday - Friday 8 A.M. to 5 P.M.) pointed by the Mayor, subject to con - Community Center ........ ............................... 561 -5448 firmation by the City Council. CITY OFFICES Any residents interested in being considered as a commission member 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway should contact the City Manager's Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 55430 Office, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, or call 561 -5440. As vacancies ap- pear in some of the commissions, the Mayor will consider the applications. 3 Arboretum: For Total Enjoyment Of Families place where a variety of trees, shrubs A vacant eight -acre site of scrub and plants are cultivated for scientific and refuse has been transformed into and educational purposes. Residents INFANT CAR CARRIER the Brooklyn Center Arboretum, com- can learn plant names, how to tend plete with ponds, a trail system and them, how to make new plants, along observation areas. with learning about all the animal Completed last year for use, the ar- forms that associate and depend on boretum includes some 155 varieties plants. of flowers, trees and shrubs for Brauer & Associates recently ^` residents to enjoy. Designed by earned the Merit Award for the design t f Brauer & Associates, the arboretum of the arboretum, which was WRAPAROUND plan was implemented after residents presented by the Minnesota chapter SEAT AND approved a $1.5 million park bond of the American Society of Landscape HARNESS issue with 5210,000 marked for the Architects. construction of the arboretum. The Persons wishing to contribute to entire project was completed for only the arboretum should contact Gene $ 165,000. Hagel at the Brooklyn Center Park and Work in the area at 61st and Major Recreation Department, 561 -5440. included dredging, cleaning out Contributions will be used for map THE SHIELD underbrush, planting, construction of plaques, brochures for self tours, and ;� a blacktop walkway, a parking area, a sundial. Child Safe fencing, and the installation of a pump Groups or individuals wishing to do �J to maintain the water level at two some flower gardening should also �7 ponds. contact the department for additional Seats Required By definition, an arboretum is a information. As of January 1, 1982, State Law requires that children under four years O ne Way To Disp ose of age be restrained while you are operating a motor vehicle. Research indicates that in a moving Of Waste • Rec cle vehicle, everybody needs a restraint. • � Safety belts, child restraints and in- fant carriers do two important jobs: The controversy over what to do (Redemption Center), with items First, they help keep people from with solid waste in Hennepin County redeemed for cash; Recy. C. (Recycl- hitting hard surfaces and each other, continues to be a major problem. ing Center). and second, they spread the force of Everyone wants to dispose of their Osseo Paper Recycling Center (RC), stopping over the strongest body trash, however, no one wants it County Rod 18 and Highway 52 in areas. dumped anywhere near them. Osseo. Monday through Friday, 7 Children under the age of four are The volume of solid waste is steadi- a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Call 425 -6767. top heavy and have softer bones, thus ly increasing, however, the question Materials: Paper, corrugated. it is important that the pressure a of how to control the problem, or a Seven - Eleven Store (DC), 7309 W. child's body absorbs is spread over solution for the disposal still remains. Brodway in Brooklyn Park. Drop off the largest area possible. As the problem grows, so do our items anytime. Call 425 -9909. Mate- Most safety organizations recorn- shared costs. rials: newspapers, magazines. mend child safety seats. The safety A lot of this waste can be recycled. Seven - Eleven Store (DC), 7335 Re- seat that you buy should meet or ex- Metropolitan Council figures indicate gent Avenue in Brooklyn Park. Drop ceed the standards of the National that area residents and businesses off items anytime. Call 560 -9923. Highway Traffic Safety Administra- generate about 1.3 million tons of Materials: newspapers only. tion. solid waste each year, or about 3.6 Girl Scout Troops 1400 & 708 Some examples of childsafe seats pounds for every person each day. (DC, RC), at Dick's Sanitary Service, include: the infant car carrier (for 3417 85th Avenue North in Brooklyn children 9 months old and up to 4 A directory of recycling centers is Park. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. years) allowing the child to ride available, at no charge, by calling to 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, from 9 a.m. backwards in a semi - reclining posi- 291 -6464. Some of the recycling to 2 p.m. Call 425 -7773. Materials: tion; and the shield seats without centers in this general area are listed Paper and aluminum purchased; tin wraparound head protection which for your convenience. cans, bottle glass, rags (clean and offer less protection to the side, and The centers are divided into three dry), batteries, appliances, oil should be used in the middle back categories: DC (Drop -off Center); RC accepted. seat. 4 1982 cool,_% Spring Brochure Adult A nHA „ 4NCv I HkCREgI IN WOMEN'S EXERCISE & AEROBIC DANCE WOMEN'S CONDITIONING AND PHYSICAL FITNESS The class is fun, challenging and includes AEROBIC movements in Physical conditioning to look and feel better. The weight training dance combinations. This class is a physical fitness program that machine and flexibility program provide a well- rounded fitness pro - offers complete and effective conditioning for muscles, heart and gram. The program is tailored to individual needs. Provides you with lungs. It's a combination of dancing for the fun of it, and dancing for the information you need to set up and pace workouts for future use. more ENERGY every day! No dance background necessary. Instruc- This program emphasizes conditioning endurance, and years of for for classes Bev Wilson #1. 3 -6, 9, 10. 13. 14: Deb Eldridge, #7, 8; healthy living. Class meets Tuesday and Thursday for 5 weeks in the Barb Christopherson, #2, Kathy Kraus. #11, 12. 1 °. 16. Registration Community Center Exercise room. Babysitting available —See Fee $12.50/10 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Childcare Service. Instructor Barb Christopherson. Registration Fee CLASSES MEET ONCE A WEEK FOR 10 WEEKS $18.00/5 Weeks. Classes 1 hr. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 1 Thurs. March 18 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center 20 Tues. & Thurs. March 23 1:00 P.M. Comm. Center 2 Sat. March 20 10:00 a.m. North View 21 Tues. & Thurs. April 27 1:00 P.M. Comm. Center 3 Mon. March 22 9:30 a.m. Comm. Center 4 Mon. March 22 10:30 a.m. Comm. Center 5 Tues. March 23 7:05 p.m. Comm. Center AQUA EXERCISE — (Formerly Swimnastics) 6 Tues. March 23 8:05 P.M. Comm. Center 7 Thurs. March 25 6:00 p.m. Earle Brown Exercise in the water for better health and a trimmer figure. You do 8 Thurs. March 25 7:00 p.m. Earle Brown not need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. Enjoy a pleasant and TWICE AWEEK 4WEEKS $10.00 relaxing experience through this unique approach to exercise. Regis tration Fee $12.50/10 Sessions. Instructor Barb Christopherson, # Day Begins Time Location #22, 24, 25; Donna Powers, #23. Classes 50 min. 9 Mon. & Wed. March 22 4:00 p.m. Palmer Lake # Day Begins Time Location 10 Mon. & Wed. March 22 5:30 p.m. Palmer Lake 22 Tues. March 23 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center 11 Mon. & Wed. March 22 4:00 p.m. M— Orchard 23 Tues. March 23 6:30 p.m. North View Ln. W— Fair 24 Thurs, March 25 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center Oaks 25 Thurs. March 25 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center 12 Mon. & Wed. March 22 6:45 p.m. M— Orchard Ln. W— Fair Oaks 13 Mon. & Wed. April 26 4:00 p.m. Palmer Lake SENIOR AQUA EXERCISE 14 Mon. & Wed. April 26 5:30 p.m. Palmer Lake 15 Mon. & Wed. April 26 4:00 p.m. M— Orchard Exercise in the pool for better health and a trimmer figure. You do not Ln. W —Fair need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. A fun class for men and Oaks women 62 and older. Please furnish doctor's name and phone num- 16 Mon. & Wed. April 26 6:45 p.m. M— Orchard ber when registering. Instructor Barb Christopherson. Registration Ln. W— Fair Fee $6.00110 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Oaks DANCING FIT # Day Begins Time Location 26 Tues. March 23 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center 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. Instructor Donna Powers. Registration Fee $10.00/8 Sessions. Class - es 50 min. # Day Begins Time Location 17 Tues. March 23 7:30 p.m. North View \� 18 Thurs. April 1 7:30 p.m. North View FITNESS TO MUSIC For people who have never exercised before and would like to im- prove their figure and fitness. The class is a modification of the Exer- cise and Dance class. Aerobic movement and exercise to music will be included. Instructor Bev Wilson. Registration Fee $12.50/10 Ses- sions. Classes 50 min. # Day Begins Time Location 19 Mon. March 22 11:30 a.m. Comm. Center CHILDCARE SERVICE BALLET The "PLAY- CORNER" will be provided for parents attending morning An excellent way to unwind! Improve your figure and bodytone as classes. programs. meetings or swimming at the Community Center. you learn Ballet technique. No previous experience required. Instruc- The minimum age is 6 months. The cost is 50' per child per hour for for Bev Wilson. Registration Fee $12.50/10 Sessions. Classes 50 min. each child. Monday- Friday 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Information call # Day Begins Time Location 561 -5448. 27 Thurs. March 18 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center 28 Tues. March 23 6:15 p.m. Comm. Center 5 MEN'S OPEN GYM PATCHWORK & QUILTING For men post high school age. Open gym for jogging, informal The class will cover crazy, log cabin, patchwork, and quilting, appli- basketball. Activity fee is $1.00 per person. No organized teams que, finishing techniques, cathedral window and also methods of please. making quilts by the square. Babysitting available for day class —See Day Time Location Childcare Service. Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. Registration Fee # # Sat. Time - 6:00 p.m. North View $7.00/4 Sessions. Classes 2 hrs. # Day Begins Time Location 35 Mon. March 22 12:30 p.m. Comm. Center MIXED VOLLEYBALL 36 Mon. April 5 7:00 p.m. Comm. Center Open to all post high school age men and women. Choose sides and play fun low -key volleyball. A night out for Mom and Dad. Activity fee SCRAP BAG QUILTS is 50c per person. No organized teams please. Day Time Location Learn how to machine piece the "Hills &Valleys" quilt out of your # Z # Wed. Time 10:00 p.m. Brooklyn scrap fabric. This quilt is adaptable to cotton, corduroy, denim, dou- ble knits or velvet. A demonstration will also be given on the con - Center High struction of the "String Quilt ". Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. Regis- tration Fee $2.7511 Session. Classes 2 hrs. WOMEN'S OPEN VOLLEYBALL # Day Begins Time Location 37 Wed. March 24 9:30 a.m. Comm. Center A night of volleyball for women (post high school age). Bring a friend 38 Mon. March 29 7:00 p.m. Comm. Center or come alone. An enjoyable time plus, good exercise. No organized teams. No charge. Ends May 18. # Day Time Location BERRY BASKET OR STRAWBERRY BASKET* —NEW 31 Tues. 8:00- 10:00 P.M. Earle Brown Learn to weave the basket and make the berries for a beautiful 3/ dimensional wall hanging. Bring to class: basic sewing supplies, JUDO scissors, 18" x 18" plain or small print background fabric, 2 or 3 dif- ferent 6" x 6" pieces of red plain or print (calico) fabric for straw - For men and women who are interested in learning the basic skills or berries, 3 1 /2 yds. ( 1 12" wide) single fold bias tape for basket, and more advanced techniques of Judo. Carl Flood, 4th Degree Black- thread to match bias tape and berries. (Bring to class, the bias tape belt, provides complete instruction. In addition, interested students machine stitched 1/8" from both edges in matching or contrasting may join the Brooklyn Center Judo Club, which is nationally sanc- thread ). Instructor Joanne Holzknecht. Registration tioned. All sessions held at North View Jr. High Wrestling Room. Fee $4.25/1 Session. Class 3 hrs. Registration Fee $13.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hr. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 39 Mon. March 29 7:00 p.m. Comm. Center 32 Wed. March 27 (Beg.) 7:00 p.m. North View 40 Thurs, April 8 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center 33 Wed. March 27 (Adv.) 8:00 P.M. North View BEGINNING CALLIGRAPHY EXERCISE ROOM CONSULTANT This class is a detailed study of the beautiful italic alphabet. Stu- dents will obtain experience in using the double pencils and dip Open to all persons, 15 years and older. If you are interested in learn- pens. Bring a notebook and pencil for note taking and $4.25 for the ing techniques, developing a method of exercise; or receiving help workbook required for the course. Additional supplies will be Bis- on your individual program, a consultant will be available to help cussed. Instructor Mozelle Johnson. Registration Fee $18.00/8 Ses- you in the Community Center Exercise Room. Drop in for advice, sions. Classes 2 1 /2 hrs. demonstrations, or any help that you may need. No registration necessary. Single admission or a membership to the Community # Day Begins Time Location Center is required. Dates: March 23 - May 27. 41 Mon. March 22 9:30 a.m. Comm. Center 42 Mon. March 22 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Tuesday -12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Center High Thursday -12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Thursday -7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. POTTERY ALMOST ANYTHING GOES —June 12 The class is designed to teach the basic skills of wheel throwing and hand building. The Community Center offers a unique opportunity to The 3rd Annual Almost Anything Goes is scheduled for June 12. practice your new skill by including in the registration fee, clay for Adults (post high school age) are invited to compete in this exciting projects, unlimited studio practice time and firing fees. Bring a work activity featuring all new events. Teams must have between 6 and 8 shirt to the first class. Please allow about $6.00 for purchasing of members per team, with one -half consisting of men and one -half tools. Instructor Karen Haberle. Registration Fee $26.00/7 Weeks. consisting of women. Trophies will be awarded to all members of the Classes 3 hrs. 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winning teams. Registration fee includes an # Day Begins Time Location all new official Almost Anything Goes T- shirt. Event will be held at 43 Tues. April 20 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center the Brooklyn Center Community Center during Brooklyn Center's 44 Tues. April 20 6:30 p.m. Comm. Center Early Bird Days. Rain date: June 13. More information will be avail- able at a later date. Registration Fee $7.50 per person. LAB & FIRING PRIVILEGES DOG OBEDIENCE Open to persons who completed a pottery class at the Community Center or have previous experience and are familiar with the equip - This course is open to people 12 years and older, whose dog is at ment. Lab may be used on an unlimited basis other than class times least 6 months old. This course will teach you how to work with your and have pieces fired in the 7 week period. Clay may be purchased dog in order to teach him social behavior and self - discipline. For at the Community Center. Arrange your own time to work in the lab more information, call Stanley Orr, 533 -5207. Registration Fee $17.00/ during the 7 weeks. Lab sessions correspond to dates listed under 8 Sessions. Classes 1 hr. pottery. Registration Fee $16.00/7 Weeks. # Day Begins Time Location Thurs. March 18 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center 34 Thurs. March 25 6:30 p.m. Northport Sat. March 20 10:00 a.m. North View *Samples on display at Community Center 6 KNOW YOUR CAMERA BEGINNING BALLROOM DANCE If you're not getting the results you want out of your camera, this For couples only. Dancing is a skill that can be learned. Don't sit class is for you. Use of camera, film, meters, filters and guide num- on the side lines and watch cthers enjoy themselves. Learn the bers will be covered. The art of flash, close up and photographing Waltz, Foxtrot, Swing. Instructor Les Eck. Registration Fee $22.00/ people will also be discussed. Instructor Maralyn Reichow. Regis- per couple, 8 Sessions. Classes - 1 hr. tration Fee $9.50/4 Sessions. Classes 2 hrs. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 53 Tues. March 23 7:15 p.m. Earle Brown 45 Wed. March 31 7:00 p.m. Comm. Center 54 Tues. March 23 8:30 p.m. Earle Brown DARKROOM TECHNIQUES Learn how to mix chemicals. tell negative contrast and develop black r and white film. Each student will make an excellent print from his own negative. Fee includes supplies. Upon completion of the class, students will be eligible to use the Community Center darkroom. Instructor Maralyn Reichow. Registration Fee $18.0013 Sessions. Classes 3 hrs. # Day Begins Time Location 46 Wed. April 28 6:45 p.m. Comm. Center PHOTO LAB ORIENTATION For people who have taken darkroom instruction at other facilities and are experienced in darkroom procedures. Participants will be eligible to use the darkroom lab during Community Center hours. BASIC SILK FLOWERS PRE - REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY AT LEAST 3 WORKING DAYS PRIOR TO EACH TEST DATE. Registration Fee $3.00. Enter into the beautiful and lasting world of silk flowers. Learn the # Day Begins Time Location basics of silk flowers while making a daisy, anemone, azalea, carna- 47 Wed. March 31 6:30 p.m. Comm. Center tion, and rose from pre -cut petals. Other flowers will be demonstra- 48 Wed. April 14 6:30 p.m. Comm. Center 9 ted. Bring scissors and wire cutters to class. Allow $3.50 for 49 Wed. April 28 6:15 p.m. Comm. Center materials to be purchased from instructor. Instructor Kathy Weiss- , man. Registration Fee $2.00/1 Session. Class 2 hrs. # Day Begins Time Location 55 Tues. March 23 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn LACE MAKING—TATTING Center High Tatting, a fascinating skill from the past ... learn how to tat and PANORAMA EASTER EGG —NEW design a pattern. Also, make a garter in time for your favorite girl's prom or wedding. Material furnished for first session. Bring a scis- This white sugar starched egg sets the scene for this fun class. A sors. Instructor Lee Balfany. Registration Fee $10.00/6 Sessions. festive touch for any room in your house. Students will learn to make Classes 2 hrs. a mini carnation and arrange with other silk flowers. Choose yellow # Day Begins Time Location or pink carnation. Allow $16.00 for materials to be purchased from 50 Mon. March 22 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn instructor. Class 2 hrs. Registration Fee $2.00/1 Session. Instructor Center High Kathy Weisman. # Day Begins Time Location 56 Tues. March 30 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn HOOP WEAVING Center High Create a lovely hoop weaving that can be used as a wall or window CORSAGE AND BOUTONNIERE decoration. You may have seen these beautiful weavings at the Easter, wedding, anniversary and birthday or whatever special oc- Renaissance Festival or other art fairs. They make wonderful hand- casion you'll take pride in wearing or giving a beautiful silk corsage crafted gifts. Bring a sharp scissors and ruler. No prior weaving or boutonniere of roses and carnations. Choose your colors. Bring experience necessary. Please allow $9.50 for materials to be pur- scissors and wire cutters. Allow $4.25 for supplies to be purchased chased at class. Many colors of these imported fibers are available. the night of class. Class 2 hrs. Registration Fee $2.00/1 Session. Instructor Beth Lehet. Registration Fee $3.50/1 Session. Class 2 1 12 Instructor Kathy Weissman. hours. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 51 Sat. March 20 1:00 P.M. Comm. Center 57 Tues. April 6 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Center High 58 Tues. April 27 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Center High TSUNG TSE WEAVING SPRING FLOWERS A colorful, fascinating 3- dimensional fiber ornament that can be used Expand your knowledge of silk flowers —learn to make a mini - azalea. all year. This oriental design represents peace and tranquility in the fruit blossom, daffodil, tulip and iris. Bring scissors and wire cut- ' home. Bring a sharp scissors. Please allow $2.50 for materials to be ters to class. Allow $4.25 for materials to be purchased from instruc- purchased at class. Instructor Beth Lehet. Registration Fee $2.50/ tor. Instructor Kathy Weissman, Registration Fee $2.00/1 Session. 1 Session. Class 2 1 /2 hrs. Class 2 hrs. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 52 Sat. March 20 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center 59 Tues. April 13 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Center High 'Samples on display at Community Center 7 Senior Adult Activities If you have any questions about the programs listed below, call Kathy COMMUNITY TRIPSTERS Flesher, Senior Citizen coordinator at 561 -5448. Community Tripsters is a new program for people age 55 years and SENIOR HAPPENINGS older who enjoy getting away once a month on day trips or overnight trips. Activities will include tours, fishing trips, attending stage pro - Is a monthly newsletter sponsored by the Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department. The "Senior Happenings" tells activities ib an ball games and the like. If you are interested such acte v going on at the clubs, in the community and outings offered. If you cities and meeting new friends from the surrounding area, please don't receive one now give Kathy a call at 561 -5448. call and ask to receive the information. April 15— See the Twins vs Oakland play at the new DOME Sta- SOCIAL CLUBS dium. Cost of $8.50 includes ticket and bus transporta- Two social clubs are sponsored by the Brooklyn Center Parks and tion. Deadline —March 12, space permitting. Recreation Department. The Leisure Time Club meets Wednesdays May — Theater Outing throughout the year from Noon - 3:00 p.m. at the Brooklyn Center June 8— Northern Spring Tour -3 days and 2 nights at the beauti- Community Center. There are no dues or club requirements to be- ful Quadna Mountain Resort in Hill City. Mini golf, pon- long. The Brooklyn Twins Club meets the `1st and 3rd Friday of each toon rides, hikes, 500, bridge, bingo and Grand Rapids month. Sept. - June at Earle Brown School, 7 - 9:30 p.m. Membership tour are all part of the fun. Cost $96.50 double occu- dues are $1.50 annually per person. Any person 60 years of age or pancy. Deadline for deposit —May 1, space permitting. older may join. If married, only 1 spouse must meet the age require- Call for detailed flyer. ments. CLASSES GIFT TRUNK Brooklyn Center residents 62 years and over may register for classes A craft club run by Seniors who sell their handcrafted items. Member- at 1 /2 the registration fee. This does not apply to supplies or special ship is limited to Brooklyn Center Seniors or members of either Senior Classes which are at a special rate. Leisure Time or Brooklyn Twins. For information call 561 -9278 or 561- 4805. Shoppers, visit the Gift Trunk on the 1st Wednesday of the 55 ALIVEIMATURE DRIVING month from 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Additional hours will be Saturday, Mar. 13 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Community Center. 55 ALIVE/MATURE DRIVING, an innovative classroom driver retrain- ing program designed to help older persons improve their driving COMMUNITY CENTER BLOOD PRESSURE skills. Developed by NRTA -AARP, is the first comprehensive driver Screening is done by Red Cross volunteer nurses on the last Wed retraining course geared to the specific needs of older motorists. Screening the month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Every Thursday It covers the effects of aging and medications on driving, basic driv- nesday screening is conducted o CE 1:3 Call to 1 00 for schedule. ing rules, license renewal, local traffic hazards, adverse road condi- tions, energy saving, and accident prevention measures. Research SWIMMING POOL shows that older drivers are involved in more accidents than their middle -aged counterparts when the record is based on actual miles Memberships are given to Brooklyn Center residents 62 years old driven. The physical changes of aging create difficulties for many and over. Application may be made at the Community Center desk. older drivers when yielding the right -of -way, backing, turning, chang- Membership entitles the member to use the swimming pool, exercise ing lanes and entering and leaving expressways. Research indicates room, and sauna during recreation or "open" periods. that older persons can improve their driving abilities through addi- tional training, attention, and practice, enabling them to maintain SENIOR AQUA EXERCISE (Formerly Swimnastics their driving licenses, longer while driving safer. That is the Goal of Exercise in the pool for better health and a trimmer figure. You do not 55 ALIVE /MATURE DRIVING. Persons 55 of age or older are eligible need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. A fun class for men and to participate in the program. Instructor Mr, Plant. Registration Fee women 62 and older. Please furnish doctor's name and phone num- $5.00/2 Sessions. Classes, 3 hrs. WE WELCOME BACKSEAT ber when registering. Class meets for 50 min. Instructor Barb Christo- DRIVERS TOO! Pherson. Registration Fee $6.00/10 Sessions. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 61 Wed. March 24 & 30 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center 60 Tues. March 23 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center Teen Activities FRIDAY NIGHT FEVER An adapted social recreation program for mentally retarded young and come to Co -Rec. Co -Rec. is open to all Brooklyn Center residents adults. Once a week is our night to shine. Fridays will find us produc- and their friends regardless of what school district. Meet on Fridays ing our own game show with prizes, playing a volleyball game, or at North View Jr. High School -7:00 - 10:00 p.m. —$1.00 /per time. making banana splits; unless of course we are silk- screening T- shirts DANCE FEVER —March 19 or having a dance. Sometimes we pile in a bus and head for a night at the theater, or meet at the bowling alley, or swimming pool for some Catch the Dance Fever at North View Jr. High. On March 19, we will physical fun. This year, we'll have speakers on aerobic exercise and celebrate with a St. Patrick's Day dance. The dance is open to all jr. self- expression through art; then we'll get to try these skills our- high students regardless of what school district you are in. Friday, selves. Come share in the many activities and friendships that Friday March 19 -7:30 - 10:30 p.m. at North View Jr. High School— $2.00/ Night Fever has to offer. Registration Fee $12.50/9 Weeks. April 16 - per person. June 19. Location: Northport. ALMOST ANYTHING GOES —June 8 & 9 DANCERCISE The 5th Annual Almost Anything Goes is scheduled for June 8 & 9. A program adapted for EMR and TMR teens and young adults. Move All teens (ages 12 -16) are invited to form a team to compete in this to music and get geared up for a physically fit and fun Spring. Guys year's events. Teams should have between 6 and 8 members per and Gals let's bend, stretch, laugh and dance! For more information, team. There are separate divisions for girls and boys. All co -ed teams call Karen Jones, 545 -6767. Classes 1 hr. Registration Fee $3.001 must participate in the boys division. Trophies will be awarded to all 5 Weeks. Tuesdays -7:00 p.m. Location: New Hope Ice Arena. members of the 1st and 2nd place winning teams in each division. CO -REC Registration fee includes an official Almost Anything Goes T- shirt. Watch for further details in the junior high schools or call 561 -5448. Looking for some Friday night action? Then get your friends together Cost is $7.00 /per person. 8 Children's Activities GIRLS BEGINNING TUMBLING WIGGLE & GIGGLE —NEW For girls in grades Kindergarten and up. Students will have an oppor- An exercise class for parent and child (ages 2.5). Some exercises, a tunity to learn such basic skills as rolls, cartwheels, walkovers, and little dancing, stunts and tricks, and most of all wiggling and giggling headstands. Girls new to our program must register for a beginning and lots of fun for everyone! Wear loose fitting clothes and a smile! tumbling class. Classes are 1 hr. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Weeks. Classes 45 min. Registration Fee $10.00/8 Weeks. Instructor Barb # Day Begins Time Location Pierce. 62 Tues. March 30 3:45 p.m. Orchard Lane # Day Begins Time Location 63 Tues. March 30 4:45 p.m. Orchard Lane 76 Sat. March 20 9:10 a.m. Comm. Center 64 Tues. March 30 3:15 p.m. Palmer Lake 77 Sat. March 20 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center 65 Thurs. March 25 3:20 p.m. Evergreen 78 Mon. March 22 6:00 p.m. North View 66 Thurs. March 25 3:40 p.m. Fair Oaks 79 Mon. March 22 6:45 p.m. North View 67 Thurs. March 25 4:40 p.m. Fair Oaks 68 Sat. March 27 10:00 a.m. North View CHEERLEADING CLINIC GIRLS ADVANCED TUMBLING RAH! RAH! Cheerleaders! For all 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grade girls. Learn the basic cheers as well as stretching and warm up exercises This course is the second level in tumbling. Students must have from Betsy McGonigal, former Park Center High School cheerleader. passed Beginning Tumbling in order to register for this class. Stu- Fee includes instruction and a pair of porn poms. Girls should wear dents will learn handsprings, one handed and dive cartwheels. Class- loose fitting clothing and tennis shoes. Registration Fee $5.00/6 es are 1 hr. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Weeks. Instructor Joni Boris. Weeks. Classes 1 hr. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 69 Sat. March 27 9:00 a.m. North View 80 Wed. March 24 3:20 p.m. Evergreen GIRLS BEGINNING APPARATUS Students must have passed Beginning Tumbling in order to register DANCE PROGRAM for this class. Skills such as mounts, turns and stunts will be taught Classes continue from Winter session. Children will have the op- at the beginning level on the use of the balance beam, uneven paral- portunity to participate in a Spring demonstration on May 21, 7:00 lel bars and vaulting horse. Classes are 1 hr. Registration Fee $9.50/ p.m. at North View Jr. High. Registration Fee $8.00 /8 Weeks. 8 Weeks. Instructor Denise Schleusner. # Day Begins Time Location TINY TOT TAP &BALLET 70 Sat. March 27 10:15 a.m. North View # Day Begins Time Location 81 Tues. March 23 4:15 p.m. Palmer Lake GIRLS ADVANCED BEGINNING APPARATUS 82 Sat. April 3 11:00 a.m. North View Students must have passed the Beginning Apparatus class in order TINY TOT CR DANCE to register for this class. Girls will learn more advanced g # ymnastic Day Begins Time Location stunts. Classes 1 hr. 15 min. Registration Fee $9.50/8 Weeks. Instruc- # for Denise Schleusner. 83 Sat. April 3 11:45 a.m. North View # Day Begins Time Location RHYTHMS & TUMBLING 71 Sat. March 27 9:00 a.m. North View # Day Begins Time Location GIRLS INTERMEDIATE GYMNASTICS 84 Thurs. March 25 5:05 p.m. Evergreen 85 Mon. March 29 5:45 p.m. Orchard Lane The intermediate level offers more advanced skills in tumbling, ap- BAL paratus and floor exercises. Students registering for this class must have passed Advanced Beginning Apparatus. Classes are 2 hrs. # Day Begins Time Location Registration Fee $14.50/8 Weeks. Instructor Denise Schleusner. 86 Mon. March 29 5:00 p.m. Orchard Lane # Day Begins Time Location CREATIVE DANCE &BALLET 72 Sat. March 27 11:30 a.m. North View # Day Begins Time Location BOYS TUMBLING 87 Wed. March 24 5:00 p.m. Fair Oaks A course in the beginning techniques of tumbling for boys in 1st TAP DANCE thru 6th grade. Students will have an opportunity to learn such basic skills as rolls, headstands, handstands, etc. Classes are 1 hr. Regis- # Day Begins Time Location tration Fee $9.50/8 Weeks. Instructor Joni Boris. 88 Thurs. March 25 4:20 p.m. Evergreen # Day Begins Time Location JUDO 73 Sat. March 27 11:00 a.m. North View For boys and girls 8 years and up who are interested in learning the BOYS BEGINNING APPARATUS basic skills or more advanced techniques of Judo. Carl Flood, 4th Skills will be taught at the beginning level on the use of the rings, Degree Blackbelt, provides complete instruction. In addition, in- bars and rope. Boys must be in 2nd grade or above and must have terested students may join the Brooklyn Center Judo Club which is taken the Beginning Tumbling class offered by the Brooklyn Center nationally sanctioned. All sessions held in the Wrestling Room. Parks and Recreation Department. Classes are 1 hr. Registration Fee Registration Fee $12.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hr. $9.5018 Weeks. Instructor Joni Boris. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 89 Wed. March 24 (BE-g.) 7:00 p.m. North View 74 Sat. March 27 12:00 p.m. North View 90 Wed. March 24 (Aclv.) 8:00 p.m. North View RHYTHMS & TUMBLING YOUTH FIREARM SAFETY TRAINING CLASSES — For preschool children 4 -5 years old. Beginning tumbling stunts, SEE SPECIAL ACTIVITIES rhythms and patterns for coordination will be taught. Classes are 45 minutes. This class is open to new students. Instructor Kathy Kraus. NORTH STAR GYMNASTIC CLUB Registration Fee $8.00/8 Weeks. # Day Begins Time Location Girls interested in competitive gymnastics. Here's a club just for 75 Wed. March 24 5:45 p.m. Fair Oaks you! For information call Kelly Johnson 427 -4783. 9 CALLIGRAPHY Beginning and study of various alphabets. Students will practice Gothic, Roman and Text styles of writing using a flair pen. For grades Outdoor Activities 4 -6. Classes are 1 hr. Registration Fee $7.0016 Weeks. Instructor Ms. Farrell, Certified Teacher. # Day Begins Time Location 91 Tues. March 23 3:45 p.m. Orchard Lane 92 Wed. March 24 3:20 p.m. Palmer Lake G G BUNNY PUPPET WORKSHOP -NEW You and your pre - schooler are invited to participate in a Bunny Pup- pet Workshop. Adults will make an adorable Bunny Puppet and chil- dren will make a special Easter craft. In addition you will learn songs and finger plays to do at home with your new fuzzy friend. Bring: 1 12 gallon clean paper milk carton, 1 empty toilet paper roll, scissors to cut cardboard and fur, 10 -12 pinch clothespins —to hold bunny while KIDS BEGINNING TENNIS LESSONS drying. Children must be 3 -5 years old. Class 1 1 /2 hrs. Registration Fee $3.50/1 Session. Instructor Mrs. Malmin. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Bring your own racquet, balls # Day Begins Time Location are furnished. In case of rain meet at park shelter building. For grades 93 Thurs. April 1 6:30 p.m. Comm. Center 3 -6. Registration Fee $11.00/3 Weeks. Classes are 1 hr. 94 Tues. April 6 10:00 a.m. Comm. Center # Day Begins Time Location 95 Tues. April 6 12:30 p.m. Comm. Center 97 Mon. & Wed. April 19 3:45 p.m. Evergreen 98 Mon. & Wed. April 19 4:45 p.m. Evergreen KID'S DOG SHOW 99 Tues. & Thurs. April 20 4:15 p.m. Kylawn 100 Tues. & Thurs. April 20 5:30 p.m. Northport Children show their dogs in a professional manner, but on an ama- 101 Mon. & Wed. May 10 4:30 p.m. Willow Lane teur basis. Breed and pedigree are of no importance in this event. 102 Tues. & Thurs. May 11 4:00 p.m. Palmer Lake Dogs can compete in one or more of seven categories such as Best Trick Dog, Smallest Dog, Largest Dog, Best Looking Dog, Funniest Dog, and Best Behaved. The winner of each class then competes for ADULT BEGINNING TENNIS LESSONS Best of Show. Registration Fee $2.00 per entry. THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS WEDNESDAY, MAY 19 (space permitting). The Dog Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Bring your own racuqet, balls Show will be held outdoors, behind the Community Center from 1:00 are furnished. In case of rain meet at park shelter building. Registra- - 3:00 p.m. In case of rain, the show will be held Saturday, June 5— tion Fee $11.00/3 Weeks. Classes are 1 hr. same time and place. ALL DOGS MUST BE LEASHED. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 103 Mon. & Wed. April 19 6:00 p.m. Brooklyn Ctr. 96 Sat. May 22 1:00 P.M. Comm. Center High School 104 Mon. & Wed. April 19 8:00 P.M. Brooklyn Ctr. DANCERCISE High School 105 Tues. & Thurs. April 20 6:30 p.m. Northport A program adapted for TMR & EMR boys and girls, 6 -14 years old. 106 Mon. & Wed. May 10 6:00 p.m. Brooklyn Ctr. Let's move to music and get geared up for a physically fit and fun High School Spring. Parents are welcome to participate too! (No Fee). Boys and 107 Mon. & Wed. May 10 8:00 p.m. Brooklyn Ctr. girls, let's bend, stretch, laugh and dance. More information, call High School Karen Jones, 545 -6767. Classes 1 hr. Registration Fee $3.00/5 Weeks. 108 Tues. & Thurs. May 11 5:30 p.m. Northport Tuesday -7:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the New Hope Ice Arena. SATURDAY ACTION ADULT INTERMEDIATE TENNIS LESSONS An adapted social recreation program for mentally retarded (TMR) Intermediate students must have had previous lessons and be fami- children aged 6 -14. It's time to unzip those coats and zip on the liar with basic swings, serves and etiquette. Classes meet twice a smiles for an action - packed Spring of Saturdays! We'll be found out- week for 3 weeks. Bring your own racquet, balls are furnished. In case side for sports days, working and playing for better coordination. of rain, meet at park shelter building. Registration Fee $11.00/3 Inside, we'll decorate our room with Spring -time finds and the names Weeks. Classes are 1 hr. of new friends. Several new activities each day are on the agenda # Day Begins Time Location for the best Saturday Action ever! April 17 - June 19 (No meeting 109 Mon. & Wed. April 19 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Ctr. May 30). Location: Thorson School -58th & Oregon, Crystal, Mn. High School Call Karen 545 -6767 for more information. 110 Mon. & Wed. May 10 7:00 p.m. Brooklyn Ctr. High School RAINBOW KIDS 111 Tues. & Thurs. May 11 6:30 p.m. Northport An adapted social recreation program for mentally retarded (EMR) children aged 6 -14. Feel that surge of Spring -time energy and join the Rainbow Kids for lots of fun making music, running, learning, and O meeting new friends. We'll make kites and fly them high over our . O Maple Grove prairie, new songs on our favorite musical instruments, and get sports tips to brush up our softball, kickball and volleyball. For fun on a Spring -time Saturday, come be a Rainbow Kid. April 17 - 7 June 19— Saturdays (No meeting May 30). Location: Maple Grove Old City Hall, 94th & Fernbrook Lane. SUMMER ACTIVITIES The Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department will offer a variety of exciting summer activities beginning the week of June 7. Program offerings include cheerleading, cooking, archery, tumbling, gymnastics, tennis leassons, dance classes and more. Special events, field trips, day camp program, and an overnight camping trip will also be offered. The Summer brochure and school flyers will be distributed the begin- ning of May or call Sue at 561 -5448. 10 GOLF — BEGINNING AND INTERMEDIATE Lessons for seventh graders and up. Golfers must furnish their own Special Activities clubs. Balls and mats furnished. Bring a 7 iron to the first class. Classes limited to 10. There will be an extra charge for balls at the driving range. Instructor PGA teaching pro Bill Bakken. Registration Fee $14.00/5 Lessons. Classes 1 hr. SUPER SUMMER PLAY CENTER BROADEN YOUR SUPER STARS HORIZON IN THIS BEGINNING GOLF SUPER LEISURE SPHERE # Day Begins Time Location 112 Mon. March 22 6:30 p.m. North View Take advantage of this super opportunity for working parents with 113 Mon. March 22 7:30 p.m. North View school -age children K -6th grade. Your Super -Star will be cared for by 114 Wed. March 24 7:30 p.m. North View qualified recreation leaders who know how to plan each day with fun - 115 Thurs. March 25 10:50 a.m. Comm. Center filled activities! The Super Summer Play Center will be held at the 116 Mon. April 26 6:30 p.m. North View Brooklyn Center Community Center /Central Park from 7:00 a.m. - 117 Mon. April 26 7:30 p.m. North View 6:00 p.m., Monday - Friday beginning June 7th - September 3rd. Acti- 118 Wed. April 28 7:30 p.m. North View vities include: Weekly themes, special events, swimming, trips to 119 Thurs. April 29 10:EOa.m. Comm. Center library, daily crafts, games, life -time sports, drama, music and out - dooractivities. A different specialist will be included every week with such activities as pottery, tennis and cooking. This will be a Super INTERMEDIATE GOLF Summer, because recreation and leisure skills are our expertise!! # Day Begins Time Location 120 Wed. March 24 6:30 p.m. North View COST 121 Thurs. March 25 11:50 a.m. Comm. Center 122 Wed. April 28 6:30 p.m. North View Option I— The fee is $40.00 per child, per week which includes pro - 123 Thurs. April 29 11:50 a.m. Comm. Center gram described above, daily snack, and milk for lunch. Children must bring their own lunch. (Week 5 —July 6 -9 — $32.00. No program. July 5, legal holiday). Option II— Superstar Program plus Learn to Swim Lessons —see page 13. Leaders will make sure children get to and from swim lessons each day. Option III— On weeks where bus outings are offered Super Star parents will have the opportunity to send their child for an additional fee. Notices will be sent home with this option. Trips vary approximately $2.50 - $4.50. Option IV— Day camp outing to Elm Creek Park Reserve will be held on August 3, 4, & 5. Through adventure and exploration, campers will be guided by leaders to choose a camp- site, learn basic camping skills, woodland crafts, cook - SPRING INTO GOLF ing and fire building. nature hikes and other outdoor experiences. A small cost will be charged to cover Swing into the golf season this Spring. Join us at Brookland Par 3 busing and supplies. (8232 Regent Ave. North). You will have an opportunity to golf 9 holes, pick up some helpful tips from the golf pro, enjoy refreshments and receive a free pass to return. Meet at the Brookland Par -3 golf course. REGISTRATION PROCEDU 9:00 adults only, 11:00 adults and teens. Registration Fee $4.00. Registration begins Saturday, March 13 at 1:00 p.m. A '$20.00 RE- # Day Begins Time Location FUNDABLE deposit per family will hold your place in the Super Sum - 124 Sat. May 8 9:00 a.m. Brookland mer Program. Par -3 Super Stars must be registered for a minimum of 5 weeks. Specify 125 Sat. May 8 11:00 a.m. Brookland the weeks your child will be attending. Par -3 The deposit will be subtracted from the amount due, the last week ARCHERY LESSONS your Super Star is enrolled in the program." Come and learn about the exciting sport of archery. During the first All deposits are due by May 1st. Children will be accepted after this class the instructor will cover equipment, and how to fit it to your date, space providing. needs, basic principles of shooting a bow and safety. The last two The 1st week's payment is due o or before date starting, and the sessions will be spent at the range learning how to properly shoot, first of each following week. correcting mistakes and perfecting your technique while playing Questions, call Kathy at 561 -5448. some archery games. You must supply your own equipment. Instruc- tor Jean Woodman is certified by the American Archery Association. "The deposit is not refundable if your child does not complete the Registration Fee $12.00/3 Sessions. Classes are 2 hrs. Children age number of weeks registered. 9 and older #126. Adults #127. # Day Begins Time Location 126 Tues. May 4 5:30 p.m. Comm. Center EARLY BIRD DAYS —Begin .June 4 127 Wed. May 5 6:00 p.m. Comm. Center The 7th Annual Early Bird Days arcr scheduled for June 4 -13. Anyone wishing to serve on the planning committee or having any ideas for this outstanding civic event, call Arnie Mavis at 561.5448 or Lonni HORSESHOE LEAGUE McCauley at 566 -8650. Are you a recreational horseshoe player? Why not join a league and play once a week with a number of players. Join the Brooklyn Center PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Horseshoe League. The League is open to anyone 16 years and older. Participants will play a round robin schedule. Call Parks and Recrea- Women's Softball Tournament .......................... June 4 -6 tion office 561 -5448 or watch Post newspaper for meeting date. Mini- AAU Swim Meet ...................................... June 4 -6 mum of 8 required to form a League. Cost to be determined after Couples Softball Tournament ........................... June 5 -6 organizational meeting. League will play on Thursday -6:30 - 9:00 at Tennis Tournament .... ............................... June 5 -6 Grandview for 8 Weeks. Almost Anything Goes ............................ June 8, 9 & 12 Men's Recreational Softball Tournament ............... June 12 -13 Treasure Hunt ....... ............................... June4- 13 11 PHOTO LAB ORIENTATION For people who have taken darkroom instruction at other facilities SPRING BAZAAR and are experienced in darkroom procedures. Participants will be Due to the popularity of the Annual Holiday Bazaar a Spring event is eligible to use the darkroom lab during Community Center hours. planned for Saturday, April 3rd from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at the PRE - REGISTRATION IS NECESSARY AT LEAST 3 WORKING DAYS Brooklyn Center Community Center. Many of our fine craftors will be PRIOR TO EACH TEST DATE. Registration Fee $3.00. here as well as new talented craftors. Shop for hand crafted decora- # Day Begins Time Location tions to give your home or office a new touch for Spring! There will be 128 Wed. March 31 6:30 p.m. Comm. Center many wonderful gifts for Easter, Mother's Day, Spring Graduation, Wed. April 14 6:30 p.m. Comm. Center showers, weddings and birthdays! No admission charge. Babysitting 129 Wed. April 28 6:15 p.m. Comm. Center 35c per hour, per child— strollers must be checked at the desk. PHOTOGRAPHY DARKROOM USE FAMILY FARE The Photography darkroom located in the Brooklyn Center Com- Families will want to take advantage of special trips offered at gru,i munity Center is open to all interested persons for a fee $1.00 /hour. discounts. Trips are offered jointly by the Parks and Recreation De- You must furnish your own chemicals and paper. Users must have partments of Brooklyn Center, Crystal, Brooklyn Park, Golden Val - completed a Darkroom Techniques class sponsored by the Brooklyn ley, New Hope, Plymouth, Maple Grove and Robbinsdale. Registra- Center Parks and Recreation Department or have taken our test in tion taken on a first -come basis. Sorry. NO phone reservations, lap darkroom use. sitters or refunds. Send all money and registrations to New Hope Recreation, 4401 Xylon Avenue North, New Hope, 55428, 533 -1521. COMMUNITY CENTER GALLERY INDOOR ICE SKATING PARTY — The Gallery is available for photography or mixed media shows at NEW HOPE ICE ARENA various times throughout the year. A glass showcase is also available We invite your family for an old fashioned skating party from 1:30 - for small collections. Contact Kathy Flesher at 561 -5448 for further 3:30 p.m. Skating, movie shorts and cartoons are all part of the fun. information. We'll serve popcorn and apple cider too! You must bring your own skates. Cost: $1.50/per person. Deadline to register March 12, space providing. YOUTH FIREARM SAFETY TRAINING CLASSES Youth Firearm Safety Training and Certification classes will begin TWINS GAME —DOME STADIUM on Monday, March 15, 1982, with registration at 6:30 p.m. at the Watch for details in the Post or flyers distributed through the Brooklyn Center Community Center. The classes are open to all schools. students who will be 12 years of age by September 1, 1982, or older. Upon passing this course a Minnesota Firearm Safety Certificate will be issued. This certification is required by law should you wish to CHILDREN'S THEATER —ALICE IN WONDERLAND hunt in the State of Minnesota as well as many other states. There Join the fun on Saturday, May 15 when we go to the Children's Thea- will be seven two (2) hour sessions March 15, 17, 24, 29; April 7, 14, 21, ter. Cost is $9.00 /per person which includes tickets, bus and staff and one (1) Saturday field trip. The cost is $2.00. Class time 7:00 p.m. escort. Deadline to register, April 28, space permitting. Performance is at 2:00 p.m. PARENT SUPPORT GROUPS CHILDCARE SERVICE Being a parent of a mentally retarded child or young adult brings with The "PLAY- CORNER'' will be provided for parents attending morning the special joys, some special concerns. Sharing those concerns classes, programs, meetings or swimming at the Community Center. with other parents allows the exchange of ideas, problem solving The minimum age is 6 months. The cost is 50c per child per hour for and just the comfort of knowing that someone understands. Join our each child. Monday- Friday 8:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Information call group of concerned parents for five sessions, meeting every other 561 -5448. week. An activity for children will be held at the same time. Dates, times and locations to be announced. For more information call Karen Jones 545 -6767. AREA SCHOOLS CLASSES ARE HELD AT North View Jr. High Ychool, 69th & Zane Brooklyn Center High School, 65th & Humboldt BROOKDALE COMMUNITY LIBRARY Earle Brown School, 59th & Humboldt Willow Lane School, 70th & Perry The new library offers a variety of programs for adults, youth and Evergreen School, 70th & Dupont children. Displays, lectures and films, movies and storytime are just Garden City School, 3501 - 65th Ave. N. a few. New —Sick Kits, tailored for your child's interests with books, Palmer Lake School, 73rd & West Palmer Lake Dr. records, tapes and magazines. For more information call 566 -8300. Fair Oaks. 5600 - 65th Ave. N. Northport, 5421 Brooklyn Blvd. Orchard Lane, 6201 Noble Ave. N. LECTURES March 4— "Exercise and Fitness" WOMEN'S CONDITIONING AND PHYSICAL FITNESS Lecture and Slide Presentation See Adult Section 7 - 8:30 p.m. Presented by Debi Geiger — Health Fitness Consultants EXERCISE ROOM CONSULTANT March 23 — "1981 Tax Laws /Financial Planning" See Adult Section Dale Borgeson, certified financial planner discusses Tax Law changes for investors, retirement planning, tax reductions and estate planning. T.A.P. April 1— "Using your Library Effectively" Telephone Assistance Program for elderly and handicapped who 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.— Registration required- 566 -8300. live alone. The program has helped several persons with immediate needs, in some cases Emergency situations. If you are interested April 21 —"Antique Clinic" in the program for yourself or a friend, contact a TAP clerk 535 -2225. Irene Prochnow 6:30 - 9:00 p.m.— Lecture and bring 1 piece from We really care about our participants! Sponsored by Brooklyn Center home. Police Department. 12 Swimming Activities PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS ADULT SUPER CHICKEN Private lessons are available at the Community Center and North For those persons, high school age and up, who have a real fear of View Jr. High for a fee of $8.00 /half hour. Call the Community Center water. Here is an opportunity to overcome that fear and learn to enjoy for further information. the sport. $18.00/10 Lessons. Same days and time as adult lessons. LIFEGUARDS AND SWIM INSTRUCTORS ADULT SWIM LESSONS Thinking ahead for the new year? Those with an AILS or WSI are eligi- Beginner thru Swimmer level swim instruction for adult and high ble. Flexible hours are available day, nights, and weekends for teach- school age. Here is an opportunity to learn to swim or brush up on ing or guarding. You may work part time this spring and full time this your strokes. Classes are 40 minutes in length. $18.00/10 Lessons. summer. For more information, contact Gayle, at 561 -5448. CLASSES ONCE A 1NEEK FOR 10 WEEKS CHILDREN'S SWIM LESSONS # Day Begins Time Location Red Cross Beginning through Swimmers instruction for boys and 162 Sat. March 20 10:40 a.m. Comm. Center girls ages 6 and older. Classes meet once a week for 10 weeks and 163 Sat. March 20 11:25 a.m. Comm. Center are one half hour in length. Classes have an average ratio of 5 stu- 164 Tues. March 23 8:20 p.m. Comm. Center dent shnstructor. $14.00/10 Lessons. 165 Thurs. March 25 8:20 p.m. Comm. Center # Day Begins Time Location DAYTIME CLA TWICE A WEEK FOR 5 WEEKS 130 Sat. March 20 10:40 a.m. Comm. Center 131 Sat. March 20 11:15 a.m. Comm. Center # Day Begins Time Location 132 Sat. March 20 11:50 a.m. Comm. Center 166 Mon. & Wed. March 22 11:15 a.m. Comm. Center 133 Mon. March 22 6:35 p.m. North View 167 Mon. &Wed. April 26 11:15 a.m. Comm. Center 134 Mon. March 22 7:10 p.m. North View 135 Mon. March 22 7:45 p.m. North View ADAPTIVE SWIM LESSON 136 Tues. March 23 6:35 p.m. Comm. Center Swimming lessons for childrer and adults of all ages who are 137 Tues. March 23 7:10 p.m. Comm. Center physically and/or mentally handicapped. Classes are one half hour in 138 Tues. March 23 7:45 p.m. Comm. Center length with a ratio of one student to one instructor. $14.00110 Les - 139 Wed. March 24 6:35 p.m. North View sons. 140 Wed. March 24 7:10 p.m. North View 141 Wed. March 24 7:45 p.m. North View # Day Begins Time Location 168 Sat. March 20 10:05 a.m. Comm. Center 142 Thurs. March 25 6:35 p.m. Comm. Center 143 Thurs. March 25 7:10 p.m. Comm. Center DIVING 144 Th urs. March 25 7:45 p.m. Comm. Center Beginning lessons on the 1 and 3 meter springboard for children and PRE-SCHOOL SWIM LESSONS adults who are intermediate or better swimmers. Classes are one half hour in length. $14.00110 Lessons. Swimming instruction for 4 and 5 year olds. Parents do not accom- # Day Begins Time Location pany the child in the water. The following lesson levels are taught: 169 Sat. March 20 10:05 a.m. Comm. Center Water Adjustment, Beginner, and Advanced Beginner. Average ratio of 5 students /instructor. $14.00/10 Lessons. Classes 30 min. SYNCHRONIZED SWIMMING CLASSES ONCE A WEEK FOR 10 WEEKS Course in synchronized swimming for grades 7 -12th. Students will # Day Begins Time Location have the opportunity to improve skills, formation swimming and 145 Sat. March 20 9:30 a.m. Comm. Center stunts. A good chance to get in shape for your season. Class will be 146 Sat. March 20 10:05 a.m. Comm. Center 1 hour in length. Registration fee $14.00/10 Lessons. 147 Mon. March 22 6:00 p.m. North View 148 Tues. March 23 6:00 p.m. Comm. Center # Day Begins Time Location 149 Wed. March 24 6:00 p.m. North View 170 Tues. March 23 7:30 p.m. North View 150 Thurs. March 25 6:00 p.m. Comm. Center BASIC SCUBA DAYTIME CLASSES TWICE A WEEK FOR 5 WEEKS This class is designed for adults interested in underwater diving. # Day Begins Time Location Must be able to swim 220 yards of any stroke, swim under water for 151 Mon. & Wed. March 22 9:30 a.m. Comm. Center 20 yards, and float or tread wate for 15 minutes. Each person must 152 Mon. & Wed. March 22 10:40 a.m. Comm. Center provide their own mask, fins and snorkel. Other equipment will be 153 Mon. & Wed. April 26 9:30 a.m. Comm. Center provided. Class is 4 hours in length and will meet once a week for 5 154 Mon. & Wed. April 26 10:40 a.m. Comm. Center weeks. Course fee also includes seven hours of open water dives. On completion of the course an internationally recognized certifica- PARENT AND TOT SWIM LESSONS tion card will be awarded. Instructor from Smith Diving. Registration Fee $75.00/5 Weeks. Lessons in water adjustment for children ages 2 and 3. One parent # Day Begins Time Location must accompany the child in the water, preferably the same parent 171 Sun. March 21 4:00 p.m. Comm. Center each time. $14.00110 Lessons. Classes 30 min. 172 Sun. May 9 4:00 p.m. Comm. Center CLASSES ONCE A WEEK FOR 10 WEEKS SCUBA OPEN SWIM # Day Begins Time Location 155 Sat. March 20 10:05 a.m. Comm. Center A special time to practice for persons with scuba equipment only. 156 Mon. March 22 6:00 p.m. North View Designed for those taking scuba instruction as well as any other 157 Tues. March 23 6:00 p.m. Comm. Center interested persons. Cost 75c per time. Swim time 90 min. 158 Wed. March 24 6:00 p.m. North View # Day Begins Time Location 159 Thurs. March 25 6:00 p.m. Comm. Center 173 Thurs. March 25 8:30 p.m. North View DAYTIME CLASSES TWICE A WEEK FOR 5 WEEKS # Day Begins Time Location NORTH VIEW OPEN SWIM 160 Mon. & Wed. March 22 10:05 a.m. Comm. Center Begins —March 25, Thursday -6:30 - 7:30 p.m. & 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. 161 Mon. & Wed. April 26 10:05 a.m. Comm. Center Cost: 50c per hour 13 BASIC RESCUE AND WATER SAFETY Brooklyn Center A Red Cross course for persons ages 11 and older. Skills in self res- cue, extensions and artificial respiration will be taught. Students must pass a preliminary swimming test and must attend every class. C ommunity Center Absences will not be made up. Classes will meet once a week for 10 weeks at the Community Center. Classes are 60 minutes in length. Registration Fee $18.50 Classes. 6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY # Day Begins Time Location BROOKLYN CENTER, MN 55430 174 Tues. March 23 6:00 p.m. Comm. Center 561.5448 ADULT BASIC RESCUE & WATER SAFETY A Red Cross course designed for adults. Skills in self- rescue, exten COMMUNITY CENTER MEMBERSHIP RATES sions, and artificial respiration will be taught. Learn how to help your family be safe in and around the water. Classes will meet for 10 Memberships entitle the member to the use of the Swimming Pool, weeks at the Community Center. Attendance at each session is Exercise Room, and Sauna during recreational or "open" periods. strongly recommended. Classes are 60 minutes in length. Registra- 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year tion Fee $18.50/10 Classes. Family $40.00 $70.00 $119.00 # Day Begins Time Location Individual $25.00 $42.00 $ 72.00 175 Tues. March 23 7:00 p.m. Comm. Center Famil membership will be limited to parents and children living at home 20 years of age and under. ADV. LIFESAVING GENERAL ADMISSION A Red Cross course for persons age 15 and older. Students must be Adult $2.00 able to tread water, surface dive, and swim 500 continuous yards. Youth (15 -17) $1.50 Students must attend every class and absences will not be made up. Children $1.25 CPR and Multi -Media First Aid are required and will be an included part of the course. Class meets once a week for 10 weeks with some OPEN SWIM SCHEDULE additional hours to be arranged. Registration Fee $25.00/10 Lessons and includes all materials needed. Classes 3 hours. MONDAY - WEDNESDAY - FRIDAY # Day Begins Time Location 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM 176 Mon. March 22 7:00 p.m. North View TUESDAY-THURSDAY WORKSHOP DAYS 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM (Adults Only) 177 Sat. April 17 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center 178 Sat. May 1 9:00 a.m. Comm. Center SATURDAY 1:00 PM -9:00 PM BROOKLYN SWIM CLUB �J SUNDAY `. 1:00 PM -6:00 PM All boys and girls age 6 and up through college are invited to join the Brooklyn Swim Club, the local Minnesota U.S. Swimming Club, for competitive swimming, sponsored by Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn Park Parks and Recreation Departments. The Swim Club offers a wide j ranging program for individuals for all levels of ability in competitive swimming. For further information, call Joan Tangren- 561.1524. A free 2 -week trial period is offered to any interested swimmer who has never tried competitive swimming. — NORTH VIEW POOL AND GYM RENTAL ?c The North View Jr. High Pool and Gymnasium, located at 69th and Zane Avenue North are available for rental at various times during the The wading pool is open to children ONLY when supervised by a week. Call the Community Center 561.5448 for further information. parent. The wading pool is closed during the following hours: Cost: Pool $20.00 /per hour —Gym $6.00 /per hour. Tuesday & Thursday -4:00 PM - 10:30 PM Saturday -9:00 AM - 1:00 PM COMMUNITY CENTER POOL RENTAL The Community Center Pool is available for rental by your school, School age children ARE NOT ALLOWED IN THE BUILDING DUR- group or party at various times during the week. Call the Community ING SCHOOL HOURS. On school holidays, students will Center 561 -5448 for further information. Cost $37.00 /per hour. B A N P.M. Children under 1st grade MUST BE ACCOMPANIED admitted BY AN ADULT in the building at all times. LIFE, BE IN IT AND SWIM EXERCISE ROOM & SAUNA SCHEDULE Can you swim 10 miles? You may want to take advantage of this op- portunity. All you need to do is obtain a card and fill it out on your MONDAY - WEDNESDAY - FRIDAY own. Start by swimming 1 /4 mile at a time. Earn a Red Cross certifi- 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM cate and patch. Mark your card after each time you swim. Begin TUESDAY-THURSDAY today! Any questions about "Life, Be in it and Swim ", contact Gayle 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM at 561 -5448. 9:00 PM - 10:30 PM (Adults Only) SATURDAY SUNDAY SPECIAL MONTHLY POOL ATTRACTIONS 9:00 AM -9:00 PM 1:00 PM -6:00 PM March— March into March The use of the Exercise Room is limited to 15 year olds and up. The Enjoy a swim to the accompaniment of the City Band use of the Sauna is limited to 18 year olds and up. CHILDREN April— Have fun at our Easter Egg Match! YOUNGER THAN THIS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED EVEN IF ACCOM- May— Take a Double Dip PANIED BY A PARENT. Come and take a dip in our pool. Have a dip of ice cream before leaving. GAMEROOM Watch for further information distributed by the Parks and Recrea- tion Department. Enjoy our gameroom equipped with foosball, pool, video games and pinball. 14 O Bulk Rate B ROOKLYN U.S. Postage 6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY PAID BROOKLYN CENTER, MINNESOTA 55430 3 ENTER Mpls. Mn. Permit No. 2120 TO: • BROOKLYN CENTER 7. Request for refunds must be received at least 24 hours before the second class PARKS AND RECREATION session, however, there will be a $3.00 service charge on any refund before the first class begins and a$4.00 service charge before the second class begins. ADVISORY COMMISSION The Park and Recreation Commission meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 8. Persons who register for an activity whore capacity enrollment has already been reached 7:30 p.m. Council Chambers. This Commission advises the City Council on the Parks . . . will go on a waiting list. Additional classes may be formed if there are sufficient re- and Recreation Program in Brooklyn Center. quests and if space and competent instruction is available. Bud Sorenson, Chairperson 9. Senior Citizens, 62 years and over, who are residents of Brooklyn Center may en- Vicki Denissen Harry Bradford Jacuelyn Albright Dawn Kiefer Mike Streitz joy all activity classes at /z the regis fee. This does not apply to supplies or special Senior Classes which are at a special rate. THE BROOKLYN CENTER 10. Check schedule for beginning date of each class. PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT 11. Sorry, no trip refunds, unless canceller by the Parks & Recreation Dept. Dedicated to the Citizens of Brooklyn Center that they may share in the God given For further information call 561 -5448. right to beauty, to sunshine, to tranquility; and to the end that each may herein find the laughter of childhood, the acceptance of youth, the fulfillment of adult life, Swim registration for Swimming Lessors which are to be conducted at the Com- and the companionship of old age, through a healthy, satisfying use of leisure munity Center Pool and Northview Jr. Higi will be held Saturday. March 13, starting at time. 9:00 A.M. at the COMMUNITY CENTER. Mail registrations will not be accepted for Eugene H. Hegel — Director of Parks and Recreation Swimming Lessons.. Henry Davis — Superintendent of Parks Arnie Mavis — Superintendent of Recreation REGISTRATION CARDS ARE FOR MAIL USE ONLY. Kath Flasher -- Pro Supervisor WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BEFORE MONDAY, Susan LaCrosse -- Program Supervisor MARCH 15 Gayle Gardner — Aquatic Supervisor 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430 REGISTRATION INFORMATION NAME 1. All registration must be made at the Park and Recreation office in the Community (Last) (First) Center beginning 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, March 13. (Swim registration is separate —see box). ADDRESS "Registrations made by mail will not be accepted before March 15. No phone (Zip) registrations. 2. On opening day of registration, Saturday. March 13, a person may sign up for him (Phone) (Work Phone) self or his immediate family ONLY. After this date. you may register for as many people as you wish. ACTIVITY (Location) 3. The Park and Recreation office in the Community Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 A.M. -10:30 P.M.; Saturday,9:00 -9:00 P.M.; Sunday, 1:00 P.M. -6:00 P.M. CLASS # TIME 4. Where Classes are limited, registration will be on the first come — first serve basis. Per- CLASS DAY AMOUNT sons are not considered registered until the fee has been paid. The Parks and Recreation Department reserves the right to cancel classes or activities when an insufficient number FOR CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES: of people sign up. 5. Instructor will not be permitted to accept registration at the activity location. AGE GRADE BIRTHDATE 6. Should you find it necessary to transfer sessions or class times, this may be done if an SCHOOL openinge exists by paying a Wit transfer fee per class. All transfers must be done in per- son at the Community Center. PARENTS' NAME 15