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1984 Edition 42 May ;r THE SOMETHING MORE CITY NEWSLETTER kb c `' . � • 1. • Qi� .. i (L �� l d cs • INCLUDES THE , d 1984 SUMMER BROOKLYN CENTER - d PARKS AND RECREATION , DEPARTMENT BROCHURE C REGISTRATION BEGINS MAY 12 • SEE a/1C/( /SAGE FOR — Li /NFd?M/IT /AlV ♦ • 1 CITY of BROOk ENTER /REPORT* M C ANAGER S MAY, 1 985 N 42 Reg ister For Up coming ' ons Electi Local, State and National Elec- Registration postcards may be precinct who will sign an oath tions will be held this year in obtained by calling the City Hall, stating that you reside in the Brooklyn Center. The Primary 561 -5440. These cards should be precinct in which you are voting. Election is set for Tuesday, Sep- completely filled out and mailed Continued on Page 4 tember 11. The General Election back to the City in order to com- will be held on Tuesday, November6. plete the registration process. The Residents who have not regis- cards will not be accepted by the Want To Help With tered to vote are urged to do so at election judges at the polls. the Brooklyn Center City Hall, 6301 To be eligible to vote in Brooklyn 75th Anniversary Shingle Creek Parkway, during Center, an individual must be at The City of Brooklyn Center will normal business hours. least 18 years of age on the day of celebrate its 75th Diamond Anni- Voter registration is conducted the election; a citizen of the United versary in 1986, and the topic was a at the City Hall throughout the States; a resident of the state for at recent discussion item on the year, with the exception of 20 days least 20 days prior to the election; Council agenda. prior to an election. and be properly registered. It was noted that the planning for If you have previously registered, the 50th anniversary celebration Rabi there is no need to go through the took approximately two years, and process again, unless you have was celebrated in September, al- failed to vote once in four preced- Vacc ing years, moved to a different though the official date was in February. Y address, or have changed your The City Council would like to Clinic June 2 name. hear from residents who may be Registration is also permitted at interested in forming a committee The Cityof Brooklyn Center will the polling places on election day, to organize the 75th Diamond Anni- conduct its 11th Annual Rabies however, to avoid long waiting in Vaccination Clinic on Saturday, lines, residents are urged to pre- ve nter celebration. I June 2, from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. register. nterested residents should con - at the Brooklyn Center City Garage, To register at the polls on election tact the City Manager's Office, 6301 6844 Shingle Creek Parkway. day, a resident must present one of Shingle Creek Parkway, or calling 561 -5440. The clinic will be conducted by a the following: qualified veterinarian, and is open • A valid driver's license. to all Brooklyn Center residents • A valid non - qualification certi- To Be Safe: who wish to bring their pets for ficate issued by the Minnesota Call NSP vaccination. Department of Public Safety. The cost for vaccination is $5, • A registered voter in your At NO Cost and all animals must be leashed. Cat owners are encouraged to Electio J Northern States Power requests on u es bring their pets for the rabies g that you call before you dig. vaccination, and it is suggested Are Needed Whether you are planting a tree or a that cats be brought in a box or a shrub, or having major work done similar enclosure. Election judges are needed in by a contractor, NSP asks that you Dog licenses will also be on sale, Brooklyn Center during the Pri- call prior to any excavation. however, residents are reminded mary and General Elections this The locator service is free, and that if they are coming just to pur- year. many times can be done simply chase a license, proof of rabies Party affiliation will be required with the phone call. The problem vaccination is required. as part of the overall information may occur in the areas where the required from interested persons. services are located underground, Residents should contact the City and the overall area can be usually 7 72 Hall regarding the necessa uali- identified b the 9 g yq y green trans - ` � fications and the amount of pay. formers located on the ground. t You can also write to the City However, if you should have a Hall, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, g y, question, please call 330 -6170, and Brooklyn Center, 55430, for further the NSP locators will gladly answer information. your questions. 2 Mid -Year Homestead Application Must Be Made Prior To June 1 The mid -year homestead pro- the gas or electric company. These stead status. vides opportunities for those companies furnish the letters upon Owners seeking to qualify for a persons who purchased homes in request. mid -year homestead credit must the community after January 1, and Once the homestead classifica- make application to the Assessor's before June 1. tion is obtained, the owner will Office at the Brooklyn Center City To be eligible for a mid -year receive a card on or about January Hall, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, homestead credit, you must 1 of each year to renew the home- prior to Friday, June 1. actually own and occupy your home as of June 1. To establish residency tobrin copyo the Equalization it i Board it s necessacessary to bri ng a copy of the instrument transferring the title of the property to you the City Hall Will Convene June 4 at the time of the application. The homeowner will receive a homestead card by mail from the The Brooklyn Center City Coun- the Board will conduct an investi- City on or about May 30. This card must be signed and returned to the cil will meet on Monday, June 4 at 7 gation and review evidence pre - City by Friday, June 15. p.m. at the City Hall, 6301 Shingle sented by the complainant, to Anyone applying for this credit Creek Parkway to act as the Board assure the proper evaluation of the after June 1 must supply utility of Equalization in order to review property by the assessor. letters as a proof of occupancy. The the current property valuations. If the value is found to be exces- City requires one letter from a During the meeting, the Council sive, it may be reduced accordingly, neighbor, and one letter from either will review the values placed however, if the value is too low, the against all taxable property within Board has the power to increase the community. the value. H ousing Taxpayers may appear at the For additional information or meeting for the purpose of review- questions concerning the meeting Grant ing, with the Board, the valuations and the duties of the Board of placed upon their particular pro- Equalization, please contact the P rogram perty. If a complaint is registered, City Hall at 561 -5440. Available Please Help Yourself The Brooklyn Center Housing and Redevelopment Authority is And Recycle Items administering Brooklyn Center's Housing Rehabilitation Grant Program. Many items such as newspapers, them in landfills. The program, which is funded pop cans, milk cartons, ketchup Everyone has recyclable 'items with Community Development bottles and junk mail join the around the house, such as empty monies, is intended to provide potato peels, coffee grounds and cans, bottles, food jars, extra financial assistance to low and orange rinds in the trash can. Some clothes hangers, metal scraps, or moderate income households with of these items should be disposed generally "junk" that accumulates the maintenance and repair of their of properly ... through recycling. by taking up space. homes. According to statistics, each resi- Many conveniently located re- Maximum qualifying incomes dent in the Twin Cities metro- cycling centers are available, and range from a household with one politan area generated approxi- in some cases you may even be individual with an income of mately 6.8 pounds of trash per day. paid for some of the items. The $15,250 per year, to households This individual amount translates number of centers and services is with eight or more individuals to more than 2.5 million tons of increasing to accommodate a grow - having a maximum annual house- solid waste each year for the ing demand. hold income of $27,200. region. Most of the waste is trucked To obtain a directory listing of all For additional information re- to the region's 11 sanitary landfills of the recycling centers in your garding the program and the re- which are rapidly becoming filled. area, please contact the Metro - quired qualifications, please call The recycling process, or the politan Council's Public Infor- Brad Hoffman at the Brooklyn reuse of many waste materials, is mation Office at 291 -6464, and Center City Hall, 561 -5440, during an alternative to tossing all solid request a copy of the Recycle It normal business hours. wastes into the trash and burying Directory. 3 Certain Activities In Parks Are Limited, Not Allowed Certain activities, in community ILLEGAL TO DAMAGE, REMOVE completely extinguished prior to parks, are limited and regulated by PROPERTY— It is obviously illegal leaving the area. several ordinances. Some of the to destroy or damage in any way PROTECTION OF PERSONS, regulations are as follows: any property or facility in parks or PROPERTY — Any park or open CURFEW —No one is allowed in open spaces. And not allowed is space can be closed by written any park and recreation facility, cutting, mutilation or removal of order from the City Manager for the ' unless engaged in City business, any tree, plant, flower, shrub, rock, protection of: public properties between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 soil, sand, fence, benches, tables (paths, roads, parking lots, land - a.m., when such parks or facilities or any other property or facility. scaping, construction and repair are posted by sign noting the WILD LIFE — Hunting, trapping, projects, equipment, tools, and curfew hours. killing, harming, or maliciously other property of a similar nature): NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES frightening any wild life consisting wildlife, trees, grass, waters, and all — No one can bring into any park of animals, reptiles, or birds is manners of natural habitat; per - or possess, display or use intoxi- punishable by law. sons, animals and property from cating liquors, or non - intoxicating NOT ALLOWED — Selling of any dangerous situations in these malt liquors unless a permit has type unless authorized by the City. areas; or to terminate a breach of been issued through the City. Such No posting of signs and handbills. the peace, assault, unlawful as- permits will be limited to duly No fireworks without the written sembly, riot, fighting and brawling, organized non - profit local civic permission of City officials. Camp- illegal use of alcohol, drugs or con - organizations, operating under a ing is not allowed. No golfing of trolled substances, nuisance (civil constitution and by -laws, and any type, unless under the direct or criminal), trespass, disorderly which have been in existence for supervision of a City representa- conduct, terroristic threats, exces- at least one year. tive, or as part of the City's re- sive or unreasonable noise, litter - NO MOTORIZED VEHICLES — creation program. ing, and similar activities. No person, unless engaged in City ANIMALS ON LEASH — No dog NO GLASS CONTAINERS— No business, or authorized by the City, or other domestic animal is to be glass beverage containers are can operate a motorized vehicle in allowed in a park or open space allowed in parks, open spaces, any park or open space within the without being effectively restrained waters, including the deposit of community. The exception is those by chain or leash. Defecations from these containers in trash cans, areas designated as roadways or pets must be removed immediately. except under permit issued by the parking areas, or upon trails speci- FIRES — No person shall start a City. fically designated by the City for fire except in places provided for DEPOSITS — No one is allowed use by certain vehicles. such purposes, and fire has to be to enter any of these areas for the purpose of leaving garbage, refuse, rubbish, swill or any type of waste matter. City of Brooklyn Center Any person violating the pro- visions of this ordinance, upon con - CITY COUNCIL viction, could be punished by a fine Dean Nyquist ........................ not to exceed $700, and by im- ..... ..........................Mayor prisonment not to exceed 90 days, Bill Hawes ........ . ........................ . ................... Councilman or both, with the costs of pro - Gene Lhotka .................... ............................... Councilman secution. Celia Scott ................... ............................... Councilwoman Rich Theis ...................... ............................... Councilman Election •sue•• Gerald Splinter ....................... . ... City Manager Continued from Page 2 SERVICE DIRECTORY • A letter of ineffective registra- tion. Emergency Numbers (24 Hours) • Prior registration in the same POLICE -FIRE ......... . ...... . . ........... . ........................... 911 precinct but from an old address. City Half offices .................... ............................... 561 -5440 A list of the polling places and a (Monday- Friday — 8 A.M. to 5 P.M.) precinct map will be included in the Community Center ................. ............................... 561 -5448 next issue of the Manager's Report. CITY OFFICES For additional information re- garding the upcoming elections or 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway for registration information, please Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 55430 contact the Brooklyn Center City Hall at 561 -5440. 4 Please Renew Pet Licenses; Be Aware of Animal Regulations Domestic animals running at for kenneling and care services. City Hall or the Community Center large may be impounded, and will In order to retrieve the im- throughout the year. A delinquent not be released until all properfees pounded animal, the owner should dog license fee of $15 is charged if are paid. go directly to the Brooklyn Center the unlicensed dog is picked up. The animal ordinance is being police Department, prior to re- No such charge will be made if the enforced in the community by trieving the pet from impound at owner is late in purchasing a Code Enforcement Officers, who the Funk Animal Hospital. license. are responsible for picking up stray Residents are also advised that it dogs and other animals. The CEO's As a reminder, dog licenses is unlawful for any owner to allow will transport the impounded cost $5 for male or female dogs, their dog to run at large. Animals animals to Funk Animal Hospital and $3 for neutered male or spayed must be on the owners' property or female dogs. All dogs must be under restraint at all times. vaccinated for rabies, and proof of Owners of pets are reminded to City To rabies vaccination must be pre- pick up after their dogs and cats in sented to obtain a license. their own yard, as well as in public I nspect For Licenses can be purchased at the areas, including parks. Dutch Elm Take Bicycle Safety Q uiz D isease For your general interest and 9. Bicyclists must obey Brooklyn Center residents are safety, following are some ques- posted speed limits. T F advised that the City will be in- tions relating to bicycle safety. 10. If you're careful, you can specting for trees infected with Please circle TRUE or FALSE and safely ride a bicycle on an Dutch Elm disease, as part of the check your answers. The answers interstate freeway. T F continuing disease prevention are inverted below. program. There are no available State aids 1. Bicyclists should keep to for the cost of infected tree re- the right side of the road. T F •sdennaaJ} uo laneJ; elodolq moval. and the property owner is 2. Riders should give hand splgJO} mel a ;e }S "3Slbr3 '04 responsible for the total cost of and arm signals when turn- •peoJ ay; removal from private property. ing• T F }o salnJ Ile dago;snw dayl In the case of boulevard trees, 3. Bicycles must have a red 'salolyaA We sa )ff8 'anal "6 the City pays 50 percent of the rear reflector, and when •6uiMlem u84m loJ; contracted amount if removed by ridden at night must have -uoo aaow aney noA •ysnd the City contractor. Or, if the a white headlamp. T F abutting property owner prefers, o; Ja }es yonw sl 11 '3(lal "8 he may assume total responsibility 4. If there is a bicycle path, - coop a uado of taking down, removing and dis- you may use either the hew Ja6uassed a Jo ;no posing of the tree, along with path or the right side of Ilnd dew Jeo ay; asneoaq removal of the stump, and without the roadway. T F dJessaoau sl s141 '3flal 'L any City involvement. 5. A passenger may be car- •s;uaplooe ploAe Property owners with infected ried on the crossbar of a o; dJessO3Ou sl s141 '3nbu '9 trees will be notified by the City bike. T F isnOa3JNV(3 Tree Inspector, and will be offered 6. When entering or leaving a S1lI '3slv:i 'S several options for the removal. driveway, a bicyclist must The options consist basically of yield the right of way to 'rages sl y;ed ay;;nq `Jay ;la removing the tree yourself, or asooyo dew noA 'anal 'b motor traffic and contracting for removal by the City pedestrians. T F •osle contractor. Owners will have the ;aa} 005 Jo} algls aq;snw choice of paying the costs within 7. When passing a parked dwelpeay 1u0J3 '3nu.l "E 30 days, or having the costs car, bicyclists should use •uin; aJO}aq;aa} 001;sel assessed to the property. extra caution and sound 6ulJnp u0A16 aq;snW'3f1a.1 z Questions regarding the shade a horn or bell. T F alglssod se 14 151,11 ay; o; Jeau tree disease program should be 8. Bicyclists should push se aplJ ;snw noA '3flal 'I. directed to the City Tree Inspector rather than ride a bicycle at 561 -5440. across busy intersections. T F 5 � 1984 SLIMMER BROCHURE �. .. �. 131 R Adult Activities E.EA:,o� DON'T LET YOUR BODY GO ON VACATION ... A perfect time to enjoy our classes with a daughter, mom or sister home from college. Depending on an individual's fitness level, schedules and interest, you can choose from a variety of classes. CHILDCARE SERVICE TRIMNASTICS The "PLAY-CORNER" will be provided for parents attending morning Why not havesome fun while exercising? This class stresses all partsof classes on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. or where the body and helps each person to become physically fit. Exercises are otherwise noted in class descriptions. The minimum age is 6 months. done to music for all areas of the body. No dancing will be done. The cost is 600 per child, per hour for each child through kindergarten. Registration Fee $8.75/7 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Bev For additional information call 561 -5448. Wilson #11, Nancy Candea #12. # Day Begins Time Location SENIOR AQUA EXERCISE 11 Thurs. June 7 10:00 a.m. CC Afun and healthy class for both men and women 62 years and older. You 12 Wed. June 13 6:45 p.m. BCHS do not need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. New participants OFF BROADWAY please furnish doctor's name and number when registering. Registration Fee $5.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 minutes. Instructor Donna Powers. For individuals who would like to exercise through dance.Learndances' # Day Begins Time Location to past and present Broadway tunes. Ballet, jazz, modern and maybe a .' 1 Mon. June 4 Noon CC little "soft shoe" will be covered. No dance experience required yet 4 challenging enough for those who have had previous dance classes. AQUA EXERCISE Registration Fee $10.00./7 Sessions. Class 50 min. Instructor Nancy Candea. Exercise in the water for better health and a trimmer figure. You do not # Day Begins Time Location need to be a swimmer or get your hair wet. Enjoy a pleasant and relaxing 13 Wed June 13; 7:45 p.m. BCHS experience through this uniqueapproach to exercise with music. Some AEROBICS will also be included. Class #4 is also open to teens a terrific WOMEN'S EXERCISE &AEROBIC DANCE way for both mom and daughter to have some fun together. Childcare available for day class. Registration Fee $10.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 The class is fun, challenging and includes AEROBIC movements in min. Instructors Donna Powers #2, Corinne Steffen #34. dance combinations. This class is a physical fitness program that offers # Day Begins Time Location complete and effective conditioning for muscles, heart and lungs. It's a 2 Wed. June 6 Noon CC combination of dancing for the fun of it, and dancing for more ENERGY 3 Tues. June 12 6:15 p.m. NVJH EVERYDAY! No dance background necessary. Childcare available for 4 Tues. June 12 7:15 p.m. NVJH morning classes. Fitness experts encourage participants to register for 2 days per week if possible. Registration Fee $8.75/7 Sessions. Classes AQUA EXERCISE — 25 LBS. PLUS — NEW 50 min. Instructor Bev Wilson #14 -16, 21, 24 -26, Sue Macheledt #17 -18. 27 -28, Joey Hentges #19 -20, 29 -30, Linda Schiesl #22 -23. 25 LBS. Plus exercise is so popular we've added another form of # Day Begins Time Location exercise just for you. You do not need to be a swimmer but you must be 14 Tues. June 5 9:00 a.m. CC at least 25 L over weight to join us. Registration Fee $10.00/8 15 Tues. June 5 6:00 p.m. CC Sessions. Classes 50 min. 16 Thurs. June 7 9:00 a.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 17 Thurs. June 7 6:00 p.m. CC 5 Thurs. June 7 6:25 p.m. NVJH 18 Thurs. June 7 7:00 p.m. CC 19 Mon. June 11 6:30 p.m. NVJH 25 LBS. PLUS 20 Mon. June 11 7:30 p.m. NVJH This very popular exercise class is unique and different because you 21 Tues. June 19 5:00 p.m. CC must be at least 25 lbs. or more over weight! The class is taught by a 22 Wed. June 20 7:40 p.m. NVJH woman who has tried many times to lose weight. Now together you will 23 Sat. June 23 9:00 a.m. NVJH exercise, talk, exercise, work, laugh and support each other, while 24 Tues. July 24 9:00 a.m. CC trying to lose extra pounds. All you need is extra pounds, a sense of 25 Tues. July 24 6:00 p.m. CC humor, loose clothes and a need to TRY AGAIN! Weigh -in will be 26 Thurs. July 26 9:00 a.m. CC optional. Class #6 is for participants from the Spring session. Class #7 is 27 Thurs. July 26 6:00 p.m. CC for new participants. Registration Fee $10.00/8 Sessions. Classes 50 28 Thurs. July 26 7:00 p.m. CC min. Instructor Becky Zweber. 29 Mon. July 30 6:30 p.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 30 Mon. July 30 7:30 p.m. CC 6 Mon. June 4 6:25 p.m. BCHS 7 Mon. June 4 7:25 p.m. BCHS AEROBIC DANCE INSTRUCTOR TRAINING — NEW FITNESS FOR MOTHER - - If you are interested in becoming an Aerobic Dance instructor, this program will add to your knowledge, skills and credits toward this goal. A class simple enough for safety but challenging enough to improve If you love to dance, enjoy exercise and working with people, these your flexibility, strength and stamina. You will -learn exercises to classes are for you. The classes will cover the theory of aerobic dance, encourage the correct useof your body as it slowly changes, Keeptitfor how to lay out and teach a program for a total fitness class with a healthier delivery and easier comeback. Postnatal women who are not extensive work on the basics of choreography. This program is a first in ready for a more strenuous class are also welcome. Please check with a series. The instructor, Bev Wilson, has a degree in Dance and Physical our doctorand bring a written OK to the first session. Registration Fee Education, taught at the University of Colorado, and has been teaching 8.75/7 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Bev Wilson exercise and aerobic dance for the past 9 years. Registration Fee # Day Begins Time Location $50.00/4 Sessions. Classes 2 hours. 8 Tues. June 5 7.00 p.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 31 Mon. July 16 7:00 p.m. CC DANCING FIT Dancing it is exercise and dance combined to COED AEROBICS & EXERCISE — NEW g give a complete workout. This Jazz exercise class is a fun way to shape up, improve your Here is a class for both men and women! This class will appeal and figure and relieve the stress and strain of everyday living. A great class provide helpful exercises for individuals at almost any level of ability for people who have never exercised before or for anyone who has tried and strength. Learn exercises you can do alone, in pairs or in large aerobics and because of age, weight or medical reasons would like a groups. Part of the course will focus around the Shingle Creek outdoor modified class. Childcare available for day class. Registration Fee exercise trail — weather permitting. Monitoring heart rate and fitness $8.75/7 Sessions. Classes 50 min. Instructor Bev Wilson. progression tests will also be covered. Registration Fee $10.00/7 # Day Begins Time Location Sessions. Classes are 60 minutes. Instructor Corinne Steffen. 9 Tues. June 5 10:00 a.m. CC # Day Begins Time Location 10 Tues. July 24 10:00 a.m. CC 32 Thurs. June 7 6:00 p.m. NVJH 6 ADULT ACTIVITIES, CONTINUED 'MAGIC ART — OIL PAINTING Oil painting made easy! Anyone with a desire to paint can, with the ADULT TENNIS LESSONS Magic Art Method. Beginners to intermediate hobby artists will learn how to use large brushes and a unique palette knife to COMPLETE a Beginning and Intermediate Lessons for adults. Intermediate students fine oil painting in this 4 hour workshop. The instructor isan accredited must have had previous lessons and be familiar with basic swings, M agic Art instructor from California who teaches the William Alexander serves and etiquette. Classes meet twice a week for 4 weeks and are 1 Technique as seen on Channel 2. Supplies furnished except for the hour. Bring your own racquet, balls are furnished. Registration Fee picture frame. Bring clean paint rags to class. Paintings for each $14.00/8 Lessons. Instructor Pete Martin. workshop on display. BECAUSE OF MATERIALS PURCHASED FOR BEGINNING INSTRUCTION THIS CLASS, REFUND REQUESTS MUST BE MADE NO LATER THAN # Day Begins Time Location TWO WEEKS BEFORE WORKSHOP. Childcare available for morning 33 M & W June 11 6:10 p.m. BCHS class. Call 561 -5448, ext. 170 for information. Registration Fee $20.00/1 34 T & TH June 12 6:00 p.m. West Palmer- P Session. Classes 4 hours. Instructor Carol Reile. 35 M & W July 11 7:15 p.m. BCHS # Day Begins Time Location INTERMEDIATE INSTRUCTION 38 Tues. August 14 9:00 a.m. CC 36 M & W June 11 7:15 p.m. BCHS 39 Wed. August 22 6:00 p.m. CC 37 M & W July 11 6:10 p.m. BCHS POTTERY The class is designed to teach the basic skills of wheel throwing and PRIVATE TENNIS LESSONS hand building. The Community Center offers a unique opportunity to Private Outdoor Tennis Lessons for any level player. Any number of practice your new skills by including in the registration fee clay for lessons can be arranged for children or adults. To arrange lessons, projects, unlimited studio practice time and firing fees. Bring a work contact Sue at the Parks and Recreation Department 561 -5448, after shirt to the 1st class. Please allow about $6.00 for purchasing of tools. June 11. Cost $7.00 1 hour. Instructor Pete Martin or Tom Warlof. Registration Fee $28.00/7 Sessions. Classes 3 hours. Instructor Karen Haberle. # Day Begins Time Location BOARDSAILING LESSONS 40 Tues. June 12 6:30 p.m. CC 41 Tues. July 31 6:30 p.m. CC Learn the exciting sport of Boardsailing! Instruction will include how to put the rig together, basics about wind direction, balance exercises on LAB & FIRING PRIVILEGES the board and free windsurfing. Students completing this hour course Open to persons who have completed a Pottery Class atthe Community should be able to sail in average wind conditions. Registration Fee of Center or have previous experience and are familiar with equipment. $30.00 includes lesson by certified instructors and equipment use. Lab may be used on an unlimited basis other than class times and Lessons will be held at Medicine Lake Beach in Plymouth. students may have pieces fired in the 7 week period. The lab program is Lessons are offered at 1:00 p.m. or 4:00 p.m. Mon., Wed., or Fri. on the designed for individuals who want to work independently. Clay may be following dates: June 11, 13, 15, 25, 27, 29. July 9, 11, 13, 23, 25, 27, purchased at the Community Center. Arrange your own time to work in August 6, S, 10 and Tues., Thurs., or Sat. on these date: June 9, 19, 21, 23. the lab during the 7 weeks, no instruction. Registration Fee $18.00/7 July 3, 5, 7, 17, 19, 21, 31, Aug. 2 & 4. weeks. Send Registrations for Boardsailing lessons to Plymouth Park and # Day Begins Location Recreation Dept., 3400 Plymouth Blvd., Plymouth, 55441. Phone 42 June 12 To be arranged CC number is 559 -2800. 43 July 31 To be arranged CC TEEN SUMMER FUN! School's Out! But there's nothing todo lT- he Brooklyn Center Parksand GYMNASTIC CAMP FOR GIRLS Recreation Department hasthe cure! Thissummer we are offering some exciting trips and classes just for teens. Some classes and trips are For girls in grades 7 and up of any skill level who have an interest in offered in cooperation with the Parks and Recreation Departments of developing their gymnastic skills. Emphasis will be placed on develop - Brooklyn Park and Maple Grove Any 6th rader entering 7th grade in ing student's strengths, flexibility and coordination. Tumbling and the f=all is ell able to register for an of tF�ese et en act a ties, exce t apparatus fundamentals on all gymnastic equipment will be introduced w ere otherwise note egistra ion or all trips is limited and on a according to participant's ability. Ballet will be included. Classes meet first -come, irst- serve basis_ NO refunds will be issued: unless trip is twice a week for 3 weeks. Registration Fee $14.00/6 Sessions. Classes 2 cancelled by the Parks and Recreation Department. hours. # Day Begins Time Location TEEN AEROBIC DANCE 48 M & W June 11 1:00 P.M. NVJH 49 T & Th July 10 3:00 p.m. NVJH This unique classforteens 11 yearsand older isacombination of dance TEEN TENNIS LESSONS NEW steps, aerobic and jazz exercise. No dance background necessary. Some steps learned can be used at teen dances. In this class learn the Instruction for students in 7th grade and up (grade entering in fall). latest dance steps, improve your figure and have FUN. Registration Fee Classes meet twice a week for4 weeks. Bring yourown racquet, balls are $8.75/7 Sessions. Classes 50 minutes. Instructor Linda Schiesl. furnished. Registration Fee $14.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. In- # Day Begins Time Location structor #'s 51 & 52 Pete Martin, #50 Tom Warlof. 44 Wed. June 20 6:45 p.m. NVJH # Day Begins Time Location 50 M & W July 11 10:45 a.m. Evergreen - P BEGINNING MODELING 51 M & W July 11 5:05 P.M. BCHS For girls 11 years of age and older who are interested in learning about 52 T & Th July 12 6:00 p.m. Willow Lane - P modeling, hair care and styling, skin care, colors for self improvement RACQUETBALL LESSONS — NEW and self- esteem. Classes will be highlighted with a fashion show by the girls for their friends and family. Registration Fee $8.50/6 Sessions. Learn the exciting game of racquetball. Group lessons with in- Classes 1 hour. Instructor Ann Schneider. dividualized tips and instruction. Eyewear is required and no black soled # Day Begins Time Location shoes are allowed in the courts. Racquet and eyewear rental available. 45 Mon. June 11 6:30 p.m. NVJH Grades 7 -9th. Meet at the Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center. No 46 Tues. June 12 3:45 p.m. NVJH classes the week of July2. Registration Fee $24.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. ADVANCED MODELING — NEW # Day Begins Time Location 53 Mon. June 11 10:00 a.m. BPCAC For girls 11 years of age and older who have previously taken a modeling 54 Mon. June 11 12:00 Noon BPCAC class. More advanced walking techniques, fashion and charm will be 55 Wed. June 13 10:00 a.m. BPCAC highlighted. A special program on color analysis and participation in a 56 Wed. June 13 12:00 Noon BPCAC fashion show are included. Registration Fee $8.50/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Ann Schneider, TEEN GOLF LEAGUE # Day Begins Time Location Leagues stress enjoyment of play rather than competition. Runs for 6 47 Mon. June 11 7:30 p.m. NVJH weeks. Registration taken at Brookland Par -3 Golf Course only and POTTERY, MAGIC ART AND AQUA EXERCISE deadline is June 8. Class is 1 hours. Day Begins Time Location See Adult Activities for description. Open to Senior High Teens. 57 Tues. June 12 11:00 a.m. Brookland Par -3 7 TEEN SUMMER FUN CONTINUED *WEDNESDAY NIGHT FEVER For EMR young adults and adults ages 16 +. A program providing social GOLF LESSONS recreation and education. DATE: Wednesdays June 20 - August 22 (no meeting July 4) Golf instruction for junior high students. Lessons include golf rules, TIME: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. etiquette and physical skills. Meet at Brookland Par -3 Municipal Golf LOCATION: Northwood Park, New Hope, Brooklyn Center Community course. Registration Fee $18.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 1 12 hours. Center # Day Begins Time Location COST: $15.00 (nine week session) 58 M & W June 11 2:30 p.m. Brookland Par -3 59 T & Th June 12 1:00 P.M. Brookland Par -3 60 M & W July 9 2:30 p.m. Brookland Par -3 61 T & Th July 10 1:00 P.M. Brookland Par -3 *BOWLING VALLEYFAIR For EMR young adults and adults ages 16 +. Join us at Valleyfair for an exciting evening of fun! Attractions include DATE: Thursdays June 21 - August 23 (no meeting July 5) TIME: 7:00 the "Log Flume ", "Enterprise" and the popular "Roller Coaster." Bus a r p.m. leaves the Community Center at 3:00 p.m. and North View at 3:15 p.m. LOCATION: : Carriage House Lanes, Golden Valley Returns approximately 11:00 p.m. Registration Fee of $11.25 includes COST: $3.00 each night ticket, transportation and supervision. Deadline to register is Monday, These programs are offered cooperatively through the Park and June 18. space pe Recreation Departments of Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Crystal, Day Trip Date Location Golden Valley, Maple Grove, New Hope, Plymouth, Robbinsdale, and 62 Wed. June 27 Valleyfair Suburban Community Services. For more APPLE RIVER FLOAT /WATERSLIDE * Community f Services, 545- 67679ister, contact Kris Orluck at Suburban Have a great time cruising down the Apple River located in Somerset, Wisconsin. Then experience the newest water thrill around, a multi - flume waterslide. It's wet, slick, fast and fun! Students should bring a bag lunch. Tennis shoes are recommended. Bus leaves North View at 9:15 SUMMER PHYSICAL FITNESS CLASS a.m. and the Community Center at 9:45 a.m. Returns approximately 4:30 9th - 12th GRADES (as of fall, 1984.) ALL COMMUNITIES WELCOME. p.m. Registration fee of $8.50 includes tube rental, 1 ride down This Physical Fitness Class, intended for both males and females will waterslide, transportation and supervision. Deadline to register is include flexibility and agility work, conditioning sessions, weight Frida ,Jul 6, space permitting training, and competitive team games. The use of open weights and # ay Trip Date Location machines will be stressed, with programs constructed for each partici- 63 Wed. July 11 Apple River pant. Classes will meet Mon. through Fri. for 8 weeks at Park Center SPORTS DAY — NEW High School, which houses one of the state's finest weight training facilities. Instructors: Conn McCartan and Rob Graham, members of the Racquetball! Tennis! Volleyball! Teens 13 -16, join us fora great day of fun Park Center coaching staff. Registration fee $50.00/8 weeks. ($40.00 for at Brookpark Tennis and Racquet Club. In addition, everyone can use 4 week option — sessions w, x, y or z.) — Class 2 hours. the exercise room and track facilities. Registration fee includes use of # ' Day Begins Time racquets, balls, beverage and all sports listed above. Students may bring U M - F June 11 8:00 a.m. a bag lunch or purchase at snack bar. Meet at Brookpark. Registration V M - F June 11 10:30 a.m. deadline is Thursda Jul 12, space permitting. Registration ee W M - F June 11 8:00 a.m. 4.50/1 Session. Class 4 hours. X M - F June 11 10:30 a.m. # Day Begins Time Location Y M - F July 9 8:00 a.m. 64 Wed. July 18 10:00 a.m. Brookpark Z M - F July 9 10:30 a.m. Children's Activities FUN WITH COOKING SERIES LOVE AT FIRST BITE — NEW A unique cooking experience for children in grades 1 -6. Each class is Cooking is great fun and here's an adventure you won't want to miss! designed to introduce participants to a different cooking area. Students We'll be making delicious snacks and treats that you can take home to may register for one or all of the workshops. For each session children share with your families. Some ingredients used will include honey, should bring an apron and an appropriate box or containerto carry their peanut butter, nuts and cereal. Registration Fee $5.00/1 Session. Class 2 goodies home. Registration Fee $5.00 each session or $15.00 for any hours. Instructor Donna Powers. four sessions and includes 1 Fun with ookin ook ook.Instructor # Day Date Time Location Donna owers,certified teacheran tate airwinnero many cooking 69 Tues. July 10 12:30 p.m. Earle Brown —S ribbons. DIPS & DUNKERS — NEW Have you ever mixed up doughnut batter, cut them out and cooked them up golden brown? Well, that's what we'll be doing in "Dips & Dunkers ". We'll also try our artistic ability at doughnut decorating. Don't forget to i bring a container to carry home your doughnuts. Registration Fee $5.00/1 Session. Class 2 hours. Instructor Donna Powers. # Day Date Time Location iq 70 Thurs. July 12 12:30 p.m. NVJH i SUPER SCOOP — NEW A STICKY SITUATION II oin in the experience of making homemade ice - cream. We'll Have fun learning to make your favorite candy treats. Children will Come and 1 P 9 follow the process of candy- making from picking out the proper also be making all kinds of toppings from scratch like chocolate nut ingredients to reading a candy thermometer and forming the final sauce, butterscotch sauce and honey - almond sauce, then creating product. This class is back by popular demand —but we'll be making all sundaes. yum! Bring a couple jars to take home leftover sauces to share new treats using marshmallows, peanut butter, honey, coconut, etc. with your family. Registration Fee $5.00/1 Session. Class 2 hours. MMmm! Registration Fee $5.00/1 Session. Class 2 hours. Instructor Instructor Donna Powers. Donna Powers. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Date Time Location 65 Tues. June 12 12:30 p.m. Earle Brown 71 Tues. July 24 12:30 p.m. Earle Brown —S 66 Thurs. June 14 12:30 p.m. NVJH 72 Thurs. July 26 12:30 p.m. NVJH a Tw CAKE DECORATING - NEW" VISIT TO THE PIE SHOP — NEW This beginning class is designed to give participants a foundation in basic cake decorating techniques. "Flowers ", "writing" and many other Kids! Come join in the fun of making your own pie. We'll slice and mix decorative ideas and pointers wilt be given. #73 Grades 1-3, #'s 74 &75, and cook and stir and when we're done, we'll have delicious homemade Grades 3 -6. Fee $9.00/4 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor, Marianne pies! You'll have some to sample and some to take home. Registration Lerbs. Fee $5.00/1 Session. Class 2 hours. Instructor Donna Powers. # Day Begins Time Location' # Day Begins Time Location 73 Thurs. June 28 10:00 a.m. NVJH 67 Tues. June 26 12:30 p.m. Earle Brown —S 74 Thurs. June 28 11:00 a.m. NVJH 68 Thurs. June 28 12:30 p.m. NVJH 75 Thurs, June 28 1:00 P.m Earle Brown —S 8 CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES CONTINUED SUPER FRIDAYS Various special events and trips provide elementary children (age varies SUMMER PLAYCENTERS with activity) the opportunity to broaden their interest, learn new skills, and most importantly, have a good time. Registration fortrips is limited: The Summer Playcenters will run two days a week from .1 -3 p.m. so sign up early. Children are supervised by the 1984 summer recreation Children will enjoy the summer as they experience activities in crafts, staff. No refunds will be issued unless activity or trip is cancelled by the environmental appreciation, nature, games, special events and sports. Parks and Recreation Department. The trip bus will pick up at Bellvue, Each two week session is designed to offer school age children, Evergreen. Northport, Freeway, Orchard Lane and Willow Lane Parks (minimum age, kindergarten Fall 1984), an enjoyable program underthe providing there is a minimum of 6 children. supervision of trained leaders. The Playcenter activities are different SUPER FRIDAY KICK -OFF! each session, so a child can participate in one or more sessions throughout the summer. Registration fee for 2 weeks, per child is $5.00. A special day for anyone who is thinking about registering or who has If you register for all three sessions the fee is $12.00. registered forthe PLAYC ENTERS or other SUPER FRIDAY events. Meet The Playcenters will be offered at the following PARKS: our great leaders who will be at the Playcenters this summer. There will #79 Evergreen — 72nd & Bryant — Tues. & Thurs. be skits, special games, the movie, Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs, #80 Freeway — 67th & Beard — Tues. & Thurs. swimming and free popcorn and pop! Julie from Kid's Kapers will be #81 Orchard Lane — 65th & Orchard — Mon. & Wed. here too! Surprises Galore! Bring your lunch — beverage provided. #82 Bellvue — 55th & Aldrich — Tues. & Thurs. Come at 10:00 a.m. — no bus transportation. Movie is over at 2:00 p.m. #83 Northport — 55th & Sailor Lane — Mon. & Wed. followed by swimming. Parents should make arrangements for pick -up time before dropping youngsters off. Pre - registration is necessary Fee SESSION A -ZINGY ZANY DAZE S2.00/1 Session. Weeks of June 18 and 25 — Balloon Day will be really "Zingy" when we # Day Date Time Location play Balloon Volleyball, soccer, back balloon, make unusual bubbles 96 Fri. June 15 10:00 a.m. CC and launch them! What kind of a Hobo will you be on Hobo Day? Who Super Friday Movie & Swim — only will have the rottenest sneaker ?! We'll even play favorite Hobo games! During Cartoon Day, come as your favorite cartoon or super hero and If you can't join us at the Super Friday Kick -off, come to the movie and learn to sketch cartoons. Help plan for Penny Carnival Day and maybe stay for a swim. Show times are 12:30 and 2:45 p.m. The cost is $1.00 you would even like to work a booth. Lots of other fun activities are which includes the movie and swim. Refreshments will be sold. planned too — come & see for yourself! VALLEYFAIR SESSION B — WILD WEST DAYS Mom, Dad, Kids! Everyone's invited to join us at Valleyfair. Attractions Weeks of July 2 and 9 (Wed.. July 4 closed. Orchard Lane and Northport include the Log Flume, Enterprise and Roller Coaster. Cost is $12.50 per will meet on Monday and Friday this week.) Westward Ho ... will you be person and includes ticket, transportation and trip escort. Children part of the new frontier? Indians, Cowboys, Outlaws will all be part of the entering third grade in the fall or younger must be accompanied by a fun! Ever heard of Gold Rush Fever? There will be a "gold hunt ", parent or responsible adult. Bus pickups at parks begin at 8:45 a.m. and melodrama and celebration of America's Birthday, to mention just a few returns approximately 5:45 p.m. Deadline to register is Wednesday, June of the fun activities highlighting this session. 20, space permittinq. ay Trip Date Time Location 97 Fri. June 22 8:45 a.m. Valleyfair PENNY CARNIVAL C Penn Carnival is back and fun for all a es. Children registered in the p aycenter program will a c ance to put their thinking caps on to e 4 ° help us create a carnival scene. There will be the fish pond, cupcake walk, refreshments and much more. Parents, kids, everyone is invited to C have fun as they spend some pennies. Penny Carnival runs from 1:00 - SESSION C — SUMMER FUN IN THE SUN 3:00 p.m. at Central Park located behind the Community Center. Don't Weeks of July 16 and 23 — During these weeks we'll celebrate the miss this popular event. summer o ympics with our very own events at each playcenter! In Day Date Time Location addition to the Olympic events, there will be box hockey, jumprope, Fri. June 29 1:00 P.M. Central Park hopscotch and even tic -tac -toe games. "Goofy" contests will be held OMNI THEATRE too, so there is fun for everyone! What's summer fun without a Beach Day? This is a favorite day for leaders and kids filled with lots of The remarkable Omnitheatre located in the St. Paul Science Museum activities! presents "Behold Hawaii." We will also take a tour of the Science Museum. Cost is $5.50 and includes film, tour of museum exhibit, "KIDS" — INTRODUCTION TO SOFTBALL transportation and supervision. Deadline tore ister is Tuesda , June 26, space permitting Bus pickups egin at par s at a.m. an return For boys and girls going into kindergarten through third grade. This approximately 1:15 p.m. instructional program is designed for children to have FUN while # Day Trip Date Time Location LEARNING good sportsmanship, team work, and the fundamentals of 98 Fri. July 13 8:45 a.m. Omnitheatre Softball. Each "Kid" will receive their very own Softball T- Shirt! During POOL PARTY the season, some interpark games will be played. The program will be highlighted by a parent softball night. Register for the park location Splish, Splash! It's a fish — it's a seal — no, it's a pool party at the nearest your home. Registration Fee $11.00/7 weeks. Classes 1 hour. Community Center for kids in grades 1 -6! Join us for an afternoon of fun, K -3rd GRADE including swimming, pool games, patio games, special contests and a Day Begins Time Location cookout on the patio of hot dogs, chips and beverage. Activity will be # # M & W June 11 Time a.m. K lawn — P supervised by pool lifeguards and the 1984 summer recreation staff. 86 Y Re istration deadline is Wednesda , Jul 18. Advanced registration is 87 M & W June 11 10:50 a.m. Northport — P necessary. oo arty runs rom 1- p.m. (note: bus service will not be 88 T & Th June 12 9:30 a.m. Evergreen — P provided.) Students may stay after pool party for open swim. Parents 89 T & Th June 12 6:15 p.m. Brooklane — P should arrange in advance with children the time they will pick them up. K — 1st GRADE Registration Fee: $2.50/1 Session. 90 M & W June 11 10:50 a.m. Evergreen — P # Day Date Time Location 99 Fri. July 20 1:00 P.M. CC 2nd — 3rd GRADE 91 T & Th June 12 10:50 a.m. Evergreen — P "KIDS" — INTRODUCTION TO SOCCER For boys and girls going into kindergarten through third grade. This instructional program is designed for children to have fun while learning the fundamentals of soccer. Some interpark scrimmages will be played. A special parent night demonstration will be held during the program. Each "Kid" will receive a T- shirt! Register for the park location nearest your home. Registration Fee $11.00/7 weeks. Classes 1 hour. # Day Begins Time Location 92 M & W June 11 9:30 a.m. Firehouse — P 93 T & Th June 12 9:30 a.m. Brooklane — P 94 T & Th June 12 10:50 a.m. East Palmer —P 95 M & W June 11 1:00 P.M. Grandview — P 9 CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES CONTINUED GYMNASTIC CAMP For both boys and girls in grades 1 -6 of any skill level who have an CRAFT CLUBHOUSE interest in developing basic and advanced gymnastic skills. Emphasis Fun for the Crafty Crew! A new idea each time including plaster casting will be placed on developing student's strengths, flexibility and co- basket weaving, clothespin crafts, string art and more. Class is available ordination through various exercises and selected activities. Tumbling for children in 1st -6th grades. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. and apparatus fundamentals on all gymnastic equipment will be Registration Fee $11.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hours. Instructor Donna introduced according to participant's ability. Ballet for the girl gymnast Powers. will be included. Students may register for more than one session. # Day Begins Time Location Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Registration Fee $14.00/6 100 M & W June 11 10:00 a.m. Brooklane — P Sessions. Classes 2 hours. 101 T & Th June 12 3:00 p.m. West Palmer —P # Day Begins Time Location 102 M & W July 9 10:00 a.m. Lions — P 114 M & W June 11 10:30 a.m. NVJH 103 T & Th July 10 3:00 p.m. Willow Lane —P 115 T & Th June 12 1:00 P.M. NVJH 116 M & W July 9 5:30 p.m. NVJH 117 T & Th July 10 10:00 a.m. NVJH ART IN THE PARK Have you ever wished you could do something unique that doesn't look POM POM GIRLS like what everyone else does. Here's a chance to use your creative A fun cheerleading class designed just for girls in grades 1 -6. Girls will abilities in a relaxed informal environment to experiment in the areas of learn some of the basic cheers, warm -up exercises and the do's and arts and crafts. You will have the opportunity to work with pottery, clay, don'ts of being a good cheerleader. Girls will also learn a specially paint, copper tooling, burlap, and more. No matter what yourtalents are, designed routine, just like the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. The this class will provide you with an enjoyable art experience. For 1st - 6th session will end with a performance for family and friends. Fee includes grade. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Registration Fee $11.00/6 a pair of porn pours. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Registration Sessions. Classes 1 Yr hours. Instructor Donna Powers. Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. Instructor Ann Schneider. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 104 M & W June 11 1:15 p.m. Kylawn — P 118 M & W June 11 1:00 p.m. Willow Lane —P 105 M & W July 9 1:15 P.M. Firehouse — P 119 M & W June 11 2:15 p.m. East Palmer —P 120 M & W June 11 3:30 p.m. Freeway — P 121 T & Th July 10 1:15 p.m. Orchard Lane -P MODEL ROCKET CLUB — NEW 122 T & Th July 10 2:30 p.m. Northport — P Students in grades 3 -6 will learn the art of building model rockets including pre - flight ground school, design, test flights and altitude CHEERLEADING CAMP contest. Fee includes supplies, instruction and model rocket. #106 Rockets will be launched at the Family Festival on July 26. Registration Students in graces 2 -6will learn many new skills including jumps, splits, Fee $10.00/4 Sessions. Class 1 1 12 hours. Instructor Brian Swerine. and exercises, good showmanship and cheers such as yells, songs, and # Day Begins Time Location chants. The concepts of co- ordination, balance, rhythm, dedication and 106 Tues. June 12 6:00 p.m. NVJH spirit will be introduced. Cheerleaders will host a special evening 107 Tues. July 10 4:00 p.m. CC performance at Family Festival on July 26. Fee includes a pair of plastic streamer pom pours and cheerleading handbook. Classes meet twice a week for 3 hours. Registration Fee $11.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 hour, 15 minutes. Instructor Ann Schneider. Learn the art of clowning. Participants in grades 2 -6 will learn how to put # Day Begins Time Location on a face and the do's and don'ts of being a clown. Students will be 123 M & W July 9 2:50 p.m. Evergreen — P encouraged to create a costume using odds and ends from home. Kids will be asked to clown at Family Festival on July 26. Registration Fee DANCE AND ACROBATICS — NEW $7.50/5 Sessions. Classes 1 hours. Instructor Anne Kronstedt. # Day Begins Time Location This course will offer fundamentals of dance in the areas of ballet and 108 Tues. Jude 12 2'00 p.m. Brooklane — P jazz, combined with the rhythmic movements of acrobatics. Course is designed to create interest in dance, acrobatics and rhythm through the development of body style. Acrobatic movements such as leaps, JEWELRY MAKING WORKSHOP cartwheels and backbends will be introduced according to student's ability. For grades 1 -6. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Boys and girls in grades 1 -6 will learn about rocks and gems and how Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 45 minutes. Instructor Ann they are transformed from their "raw" stage into a finished piece of Schneider. jewelry. See how an actual rock tumbler and diamond'rock saw work. # Day Begins Time Location Each child will be able to complete 2 projects of his /her choice. 124A M & W June 11 10:50 a.m. Fair Oaks — S (Examples: necklace, keychain, pin, pendant, ring, bracelet.) 124 T & Th June 12 10:00 a.m. Northport — S Registration Fee $4.00/1 Session. Class 1 hours. Instructor Donna 125 M & W July 9 1:00 P.M. Evergreen — S Powers. # Tues. Date Time Location KIDS ON BROADWAY — NEW 109 Tues. June 19 1:00 P.M. Firehouse — P 110 Thurs. June 21 1:00 P.M. Northport — P There's no business like show business! Learn the songs and dances to 111 Tues. July 17 1:00 P.M. Earle Brown —S old and new Broadway musicals. No special shoes or equipment 112 Thurs. July 19 1:00 P.M. Willow Lane —P needed. Family and friends will be invited the last day to see a small show. For grades 1 -6. Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 45 MODELING minutes. Instructor Ann Schneider. # Day Begins Time Location See Teen Activities for description. For girls 11 years of age and older. 126 M & W June 11 11:40 a.m. Fair Oaks — S 127 M & W July 9 10:00 a.m. Garden City —S MINNESOTA ROCK HOUNDS Come and explore the wonderful world of rocksand gems. Children will CREATIVE DANCE & JAZZ learn to identify Minnesota Rocks, how to use a diamond rock saw to cut Here is an opportunity for children to enjoy the freedom of creative a rock, and learn to polish their treasures. Other highlights include expression combined with modern jazz body movements. For grades making jewelry and rock projects and a rock hunting expedition to a 1 -6. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. Registration Fee $6.00/6 nearby Brooklyn Center nature area. Grades K -6. Registration Fee Sessions. Classes 45 minutes. Instructor Ann Schneider. $6.50/5 Sessions. (No class July 2.) Classes 1 hour. Instructor Donna # Day Begins Time Location Powers. 128 T & Th June 12 11:40 a.m. Northport — S # Day Begins Time Location 129 M & W July 9 10:50 a.m. Garden City —S 113 Mon. June 11 3:00 p.m. Garden City —P CREATIVE MOVEMENT & MIME — NEW For boys and girls K -6. Learn the body movements and facial expres- C sions to create a story in Mime. Children will learn self expression through playacting and movement. Fun, creativity and individuality will be encouraged. Registration Fee $7.00/7 Sessions. Class 45 min. Instructor Nancy Candea. # Day Begins Time Location Life. Be In It. Used with permission 130 Wed. June 13 6:00 p.m. BCHS 10 CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES CONTINUED SUMMER DAY CAMP Day Camp is designed to offer campers a structured program with a KID'S TENNIS LESSONS group their own age. Campers will participate in camp cooking, crafts, Beginning and Intermediate Tennis lessons for children in grades 3 and nature, trailblazing, rock projects, games and songs. Children will be up. Students will be divided and matched with others of the same ability. under the supervision the 1984 summer recreation staff. A Hennepin N Classes meet twice a week for4 weeks. Bring yourown racquet, balls are County Park Reserve Naturalist and an Arts &Crafts instructor will conduct special programs. Bus pick ups at Bellvue, Northport, furnished. Registration Fee $14.00/8 Sessions. Classes 1 hour. instructors #'s 134, 135, 136, 140, 141 Pete Martin, #'s 131, 132, 133, 137, Evergreen, West Palmer, Willow Lane and Freeway Parks. (Pick up must 138, 139 Tom Warlof. have minimum of 6.) Registration Fee $14.00 /per session. May register # Day Begins Time Location for one or both sessions. Deadline to register is July 20, space 131 M & W June 11 9:30 a.m. Northport — P permitting. 132 M & W June 11 10:45 a.m. Kylawn — P Session 1 ( #84) July 30 - August 1 (3 Days) 133 M & W June 11 Noon Willow Lane —P For children who have completed kindergarten through 6th grade. 134 M & W June 11 4:00 p.m. BCHS Monday's programs will be conducted at Brooklyn Center's Palmer Lake 135 M & W June 11 5:00 p.m. BCHS Nature Area. Tuesday and Wednesday will be spent at Elm Creek Nature 136 T & Th June 12 5:00 p.m. West Palmer —P Area in Osseo. A special camp cookout and day camp ceremony will be 137 M & W July 11 9:30 a.m. West Palmer —P held the last day. Beverage provided all 3 days. Bus pick ups begin at 138 M & W July 11 11:50 a.m. Evergreen — P 8:15 a.m. and return at 3:15 p.m. each day. 139 M & W July 11 1:05 p.m. Lions — P Session II ( #85) August 2 -3 (2 Days & Overnight on August 2) 140 M & W July 11 4:00 p.m. BCHS Forchildren who have completed 2nd grade through 6th grade. Bus pick 141 T & Th July 12 5:00 p.m. Willow Lane —P ups begin at 12:45 p.m. on Thursday and return at 4:00 p.m. Friday. Two cookout meals, snacks and beverages will be provided. Session II will swim at Elm Creek Lake on Friday. All participants of Session 11 and their C parents must attend meeting to discuss menus, equipment and C program. # Day Begins Location 84 M, T W July 30 Palmer Lake & ECPR 85 Th & F Aug. 2 ECPR BEGINNING RUNNING — NEW Learn the proper methods of warm -up and running for safety and self - fulfillment. Tennis running shoes required. For grades 2 -6. Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 45 minutes. Instructor Ann Schneider. # Day Begins Time Location 142 T & Th July 10 9:00 a.m. NVJH BEGINNING BREAK DANCE — NEW 1� Break Dancing is the hottest dance craze today. In this class, students in grades 1 -6 will learn the steps, spins and techniques of break dancing choreographed to exciting music. Some beginning gymnastic ability preferred. Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 45 minutes. Instructor Ann Schneider. # Day Begins Time Location 143 T & Th July 10 12:15 p.m. NVJH INTRODUCTION TO SAILING — NEW For ages 10 -16 years old who have had little or no previous sailing experience. Class will cover parts of a sailboat, safety, sailing terms and knot - tying. Participants will practice rigging, launching and sailing an 18' catamaran. First 2 sessions will be held at the Community Center and last 3 sessions at Twin Lake. Participants must be able to swim 100 continuous yards, tread water 5 minutes and back float for 5 minutes. All students must provide their own life jacket. Wear or bring your suit the FOOD, FITNESS AND FUN first week. Registration Fee $21.00/5 Sessions. Classes 1 hours. Instructors Al and Donna Powers. Summer is a perfect time for kids to discover that keeping fit can be fun! # Day Begins Time Location This workshop is for boys and girls ages 7 -12. Participants will learn 144 Wed. June 13 5:30 p.m. CC & Twin Lake what fitness is and different ways to get fit and stay healthy. Three major 145 Wed. June 13 7:00 p.m. CC & Twin Lake topics will be covered: a) Fuel for Fitness, b) Food for Fitness and c) Fluids for Fitness. KID'S KAPERS Games, special events, awards, and a nutritious snack will be a part of Kid's Kapers is back for its 3rd Summer of fun! Join Julie as scheduled each day. on Thursdays for a fun program brought to the parks from the library. Sponsored by the Hennepin County 4 -H program in cooperation with There is no charge, but please note days where materials are to be Brooklyn Center Park and Recreation Department. Registration Fee brought from home. Each visit is approximately 45 minutes. In case of $1.00/3 Sessions. Classes 2 hours. Instructor Hennepin County 4 -H questionable weather, call 566 -1261 to see if Kid's Kapers will meet. staff. Face Factory — Thursday, June 21 and July 19 # Day Begins Time Location Decorate your face ... be a monster, clown or green, 3 -eyed creature! 146 T, W Th Aug. 7 10:00 a.m. CC Bring ideas of what you'd like to be. Scratch & Sniff Story — Thursday, June 28 and July 26 *AUGUST ACTION Write your very own story using your favorite stickers. Bring a package of scratch and sniff stickers and markers or crayons. After trading, we'll For TMR children ages 7 -15. A social recreation program providing write our stories! learning and fun filled experiences. Flying, Gliding and Whirling — Thursday, July 5 and August 2 DATE: Tuesdays and Thursdays in August objects which fl TIME: 1:30 - 3:30 Make some ob I y ... we might eventually have a contest. LOCATION: Sandborn Park, Robbinsdale Bring scissors, crayons or markers, 2 plastic or heavy paper plates. COST: $15.00 (nine sessions) Disguises — Thursday, July 12 and August 9 Next time you want to fool someone, be prepared, learn to make a disguise. Masks, mustaches and eyeglasses are all part of the fun. Bring *GYM AND SWIM markers, skein of yarn and scissor. June 21, 28, Jul 5 and 12 at the following locations: For children and young adults ages 11 +. A chance to run and play July g in the e gym, then cool off in the pool. Firehouse 9:30 a.m. Lions 12:45 p.m. DATE: Saturdays, June 23 - August 4 (no meeting July 7) Grandview 11:00 a.m. Happy Hollow 2:15 p.m. TIME: 3:00 - 5:00 July 19, 26, August 2 and 9 at the following locations: LOCATION: Robbinsdale Community Center West Palmer 9:30 a.m. 'Brooklane 12:45 p.m. COST: $12.50 (six week session) Willow Lane 11:00 a.m. Kylawn 2:15 p.m. *For more information and to register, contact Kris Orluck at 545 -6767. 11 CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES CONTINUED MOVIE AND FREE SWIM C Join us for a special movie and free swim featuring the first full - length animated feature, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. You'll delight to Snow White and her friends Sneezy, Grumpy, Happy, Bashful, Doc, Sleepy and Dopey. Fun forall ages. Afterthe movie, stay fora free swim. Feature times, 12:30 and 2:45 p.m. Admission fee $1.00 per person. A MINNESOTA STRIKERS VS TULSA ROUGHNECKS special summer program kickoff will include games, refreshments, Soccer is back in Minnesota! And, once again, it's going to be the hottest Snow White movie and swim. See description under Super Friday game in town! See the new Minnesota Strikers cream the Tulsa Kickoff for details. Roughnecks at the Dome on August 22. This trip is offered to registered participants in the Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department VIKING FOOTBALL DAY Soccer programs and their friends and families. Children not accompanied by an adult will be assigned a trip escort. No refunds will Let's all go to the Viking Training Camp at Mankato State College. See all be issued unless trip is cancelled by the Parks and Recreation Dept. your favorites, Coach Les Steckl, Tommy Kramer, Matt Blair and many Registration Fee of $6.50 includes ticket, transportation and escort. Bus more. The trip is tentatively scheduled for the second week in August. A leaves Community Center at 6:15 p.m. and returns approximately 45 stop at the Dairy Queen is also planned. Information regarding this trip minutes afterend of game. Families wishing to sit together must register will be available around July 1. Please call the Parks and Recreation at the same time. Deadline to register is Sunday August 12, space Office at 561 -5448 after this date for a flyer. permitting. # Day Trip Date Time Location 147 Wed. August 22 6:15 p.m. Dome Stadium Preschool Activities PUPPET PLAYHOUSE 84 TEENIROMPERS The traveling Puppet Playhouse returns for another entertaining season A special program just for your little ones! Minimum age is 3' /2 years by at each PARK listed, except where noted below. The season begins the June 1984. Preschoolers will have fun with crafts, games, finger plays week of June 11 and runs through July 26. (No show July 4. Shows will and songs. Teenirompers meet twice a week. (No class on Wednesday, be held on Friday July 6). Small children must be accompanied by an July 4. Classes will be held on Friday July 6.) Registration Fee $7.00/7 adult or older responsible child. Puppeteers Teri, Margie, Laurie and weeks. Classes 1 hour. Miss Piggy will all be back for another GREAT season. # Day Begins Time Location MONDAY WEDNESDAY 155 M & W June 11 9:30 a.m. Kylawn — P 156 M & W June 11 9:30 a.m. Firehouse — P East Palmer 10:00 a.m. Grandview 9:30 a.m. 157 M & W June 11 10:50 a.m. Northport — P West Palmer 11:00 a.m. Firehouse 10:30 a.m. 158 M & W June 11 10:50 a.m. Orchard Lane -P Freeway Noon Riverdale 11:30 a.m. 159 T & Th June 12 9:30 a.m. Evergreen — P Willow Lane 1:00 p.m. Evergreen 12:30 a.m. 160 T & Th June 12 10:50 a.m. Evergreen — P TUESDAY THURSDAY 161 T & Th June 12 10:50 a.m. East Palmer —P Garden City — S 9:30 a.m. Orchard Lane 9:30 a.m. 162 T & Th June 12 10:50 a.m. Earle Brown —S Brookdale Library 10:30 a.m. Kylawn 10:30 a.m. PRESCHOOL SUMMER Lions 11:30 a.m. Northport 11:30 a.m. Bellvue 12:30 p.m. Happy Hollow 12:30 p.m. The program is geared for pre- kindergarten children 3 1 /2 -5 years old. (Children must be 3 years old by June 1984.) Outdoor activities, music, creative play, stories and art projects will be taught by a certified WIGGLES AND GIGGLES teacher. Choose one of the locations listed below. Classes are limited. Registration Fee $20.00/5 Weeks. Classes 2 hours. An exercise class for parent and child ages 2 1 /2 -5. Some exercises, a little # Day Begins Time Location dancing, stunts, tricks, and most of all wiggling and giggling and lots of 163A M & W June 11 9:30 a.m. Garden City —S fun for everyone! Wear playclothes and a smile! Registration Fee of $7.00 163 T & Th June 12 9:30 a.m. Palmer Lake —S includes both parent and child for 7 weeks. Classes 40 min. Instructor 164 T & Th June 12 1:00 P.M. Willow Lane —S Linda Schiesl. WEE WOODSMEN DAY CAMP # Day Begins Time Location 148 Wed. June 20 6:00 p.m. NVJH Wee Woodsmen is a one day session of day camp for preschool children 149 Sat. June 23 10:00 a.m. NVJH ages 3 -6 and adult (parent, grandparent, etc.) This will be a unique opportunity for you and your child to explore our environment together. Many fun nature - oriented activities are planned including a scavenger hunt, songs, games, hiking, and cooking. Participants will receive a TINY TOT TAP & BALLET letter with more details following registration. Cost includes activities, For pre - school boys and girls. Minimum age is 3 years old by June snack and beverage, bring your own lunch. Registration Fee $4.00 for 1984. Children will have an opportunity to participate in beginning ballet adult and child. If for some reason an adult unable attend, leaders movements and simple tap steps. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks. will be available to share the day with your child. Registration Fee $6.50 Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 45 minutes. Instructor Ann for child only. Class 3/2 hours. Schneider. # Day Begins Time Location # Day Begins Time Location 165 Mon. Aug. 6 9:30 a.m. Palmer Lake Area 150 M & W June 11 10:00 a.m. Fair Oaks — S PRESCHOOL FOR FALL 151 M & W July 9 1:50 p.m. Evergreen — S For children 3 - 5 years of age. The program emphasizes group socialization, music, art, creative dramatics, science and community awareness. Your child will learn numbers, colors, games stressing RHYTHMS & TUMBLING coordination, finger plays and stories will be read. Field tripsand parent programs are also part of our program. Re istration acce ted for fall For preschool boys and girls. Minimum age is3v2years old by June 1984. be innin the week of June 11, beginning at a.m. II classes are at Beginning tumbling stunts, rhythms and patterns for coordination will t e ommunity enter oeginning the week o eptember 10th, for 12 be taught. Registration Fee $6.00/6 Sessions. Classes 45 minutes. weeks. The fee is for the 12 week session. Instructor, Mrs. Braun, Instructor Ann Schneider. certified teacher. Classes meet twice a week for 3 weeks # Day Begins Time Fee 166 Mon. Sept. 10 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. $28.00 # Day Begins Time Location 152 T & Th June 12 10:50 a.m. Northport — S 167 Fri. Sept. 14 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. 28.00 153 M & W July 9 11:40 a.m. Garden City —S 168 Fri. Sept. 14 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. 28.00 169 T & Th Sept. 11 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. 42.00 Classes meet once a week for 6 weeks 170 T & Th Sept. 11 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. 42.00 154 Mon. June 11 5:30 p.m. NVJH 171 T & Th Sept. 11 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. 55.00 12 SPECIAL ACTIVITIES CODE & LOCATION AMTRACK TO DULUTH — June 29 BCHS ......... .......................Brooklyn Center High School This very special train trip to Duluth on Friday, June 29 is offered for 6500 Humboldt Ave. No. adults only. The cost of $49.00 per person includes round trip bus transportation to St. Paul depot from the area, round trip Amtrack ride, NVJH .......... ............................... North View Jr. High entrance to the Transportation Museum, lunch at the famous Flame 69th & Zane Restaurant, Harbor Boat Excursion trip and staff escort. Bus pick up at CC . ............................... ............ Community Center 6:30 a.m. and returns approximately 10:30 p.m. (Some walking in 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway Duluth.) Deadlineto registeratthe Brooklyn Center Community Center BPCAC .................. Brooklyn Park Community Activity Center is Tuesday, June 5, space permitting. 5600 -85th Ave. N. Brooklyn Park Brooklyn Par -3 ........... 82nd and Regent Ave. N., Brooklyn Park TRIPS AND OUTINGS Brookdale Library ......................6125 Shingle Creek Parkway Special trips and events are offered at group discounts planned by the P • • • • . • • • .................... ............................... Park Recreation Departments of Brooklyn Center, Crystal, Brooklyn Park, Bellvue ........... ............................... 55th & Aldrich Golden Valley, New Hope, Plymouth, Maple Grove and Robbinsdale. Brooklane ......................... ...... 65th & Brooklyn Blvd. Registration taken on a first -come basis. Sorry, NO phone reservations, Central .. ...........................6301 Shingle Creek Parkway lap sitters or refunds. Send all money and registrations to New Hope Behind the Community Center Recreation, 4401 Xylon Avenue North, New Hope, MN 55428, 533 -1521. East Palmer ............ ...........................71st & Oliver See which trip program described below is best for you. Evergreen ........ ............................... 72nd & Bryant Firehouse ............. ...........................65th & Bryant FAMILY FARE Freeway ........... ............................... 67th & Beard Families will want to take advantage of these special offerings, planned Garden City ..... ...........................63rd & Brooklyn Dr. with the family in mind. Children must be accompanied by an adult. If Grandview .... ............................... 59th & Humboldt you do not have children in school and would like the information, Happy Hollow .... ............................... 50th & Abbott please call 561 -5448. Kylawn .............. ............................... 61st & Kyle June 9 — FAMILY FISHING TRIP Lions ............ ............................... 55th & Russell Board the bus and we're off to Trout Aire in Forest Lake fora great family Northport .... ............................... 55th & Sailor Lane day. Try and catch your lunch in the well stocked trout ponds. Lunch will Orchard Lane .... ............................... 65th & Orchard include fish, cole slaw, beans and beverage. There's also a playground Riverdale ......................... Dallas Road & Riverdale Road and games for the kids! No license is needed for this fishing event. West Palmer .......................... 71st & Palmer Lake Circle Fishing tackle, bait and pole furnished. Cost $10.50 includes bus Willow Lane ..... ............................... 69th & Orchard transportation, lunch (including 1 fish), staff escort. OPTIONAL: extra S • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • ...... ............................... School fish caught is available for $2.95 lb., cleaned and packed in ice to take Earle Brown . ...........................5900 Humboldt Ave. No. home. Bus pickup 9:45 a.m. at Brooklyn Center Community Center and Evergreen . ............................... 7020 Dupont Ave. No. returns approximately 3 p.m. Fair Oaks ..... ............................... 5600 65th Ave. No. Garden City .. ............................... 3501 65th Ave. No. MIXED COMPANY Northport ... ............................... 5421 Brooklyn Blvd. For adults 19 to 35 years, single and /or married couples. If you feel there Palmer Lake ....................... 7300 West Palmer Lake Drive is a need for events and trips for your age group, let us know. If you Willow Lane . ............................... 7020 Perry Ave. No. would like to help plan, have any ideas or want to be on the mailing list, call Kathy at 561 -5448. GIFT CERTIFICATES June 14 -17 — APOSTLE ISLANDS BIKE TRIP Need a gift idea? If you are tired of giving perfume or cologne for Meet new friends and explore the beautiful Bayfield area and Madeline Island. Camp at Red Cliff and Big Bay State Park. Cost of $85.00 /per birthday and holiday gifts, or can not think of something original, get a person, includes 4 days food, camping fees, experienced escorts and Parks and Recreation gift certificate. We have many classes, swim bus transportation to and from area. DEADLINE to sign up May 25, memberships, trips, special events and merchandise for all ages and space permitting. There will be a pre trip meeting June 5, 7:00 -9:00 p.m. interests in any monetary value. The certificates are available in the Questions, call Mary 559 -2800 Ext. 267. Parks and Recreation Department at the Brooklyn Center Community Center, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, Brooklyn Center, MN 55430. For FAMILY FESTIVAL IN THE PARK information call 561 -5448. If you missed it last year, you'll want to be sure and save Thursday, July ICE SKATING LESSONS 26 for the 2ND ANNUAL FAMILY FESTIVAL! This special event will create a festive air with live entertainment, games, swimming, refresh - A '/z hour lesson taught by professional skaters followed by a 1 12 hour ments and demonstrations. Families will even have the opportunity for practice. All levels of skating and ages are offered at each session. For rides in Shingle Creek. Pack a dinner and join us beginning at 5:30 p.m. ages 3 and up and adults. Registration Fee $24.00/6 Sessions. Classes 1 at Central Park picnic area behind Brooklyn Center City Hall. Activities hour in length. begin at 6:30 p.m. sharp! PRE - REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. More # Day Begins Time Location details later: watch for information in the POST or call 561 -5448. Don't 172 Wed. June 20 6:00 p.m. BPCAC miss this evening of FAMILY FUN. $1.00 per family. NEIGHBORING PARKS & RECREATION COMMUNITY CENTER GALLERY DEPARTMENTS The Gallery is available for photography or mixed media shows at various times throughout the year. A glass showcase is also available for Brooklyn Park Recreation and Parks Department — For information on small art and hobby collections. Contact Kathy Flesher at 561 -5448 for swimming and teen activities at Brooklyn Jr. or indoor ice skating at the further information. Brooklyn Park Community Center call 425 -4517. In our showcase, June 28 - July 31, see a different view of Brooklyn Maple Grove Parks and Recreation Department — For information on Center's history. The oldest existing congregation in Brooklyn Center swimming and teen activities at Osseo Jr. call 420 -4000. — Brooklyn United Methodist Church, shows in photos and writings some of its 130 year involvement with this community. BROOKLYN CENTER TENNIS CLUB BROOKLYN CENTER WOMEN'S CLUB Beginning, intermediate and advance levels of tennis play for men and women. Summer activities include team tennis, ladder play and tourna- Promoting social, cultural and civic activities for the women of this area ments. A good opportunity to become acquainted with other tennis is the purpose of Brooklyn Center Women's Club. They meet in the players in your neighborhood at a minimal cost. For more information Social Hall of the Community Center, 6301 Shingle Creek Parkway, the contact: Linda Hruska, President 535 -5954. 2nd Tuesday of each month from September through May. All women over 21 are invited to visit or become members. A variety of programs are HERB BROOKS' MINNESOTA HOCKEY SCHOOL presented, followed by refreshments and a social time. On the 4th Tuesday of the month, except in case of scheduling For information about Summer Hockey School, call Brooklyn Park difficulties, a trip or tour to an interesting place in the vicinity is planned, Recreation and Parks Department at 425 -4517, including luncheon. HOLIDAY BAZAAR For further information concerning the Club you may call 535 -1464. The 13th Annual Holiday Bazaar will be on Saturday, November 3rd at ELM CREEK PARK RESERVE the Brooklyn Center Community Center. If you are a crafter and would Join in the fun at Elm Creek Park Reserve in Maple Grove. All Programs like to rent a table, call the Parks and Recreation Department the first require reservations: some require fee. To make reservations or for week in May to have registration information sent to you. program information call Eastman Nature Center, 420 -4300. 13 SPECIAL ACTIVITIES CONTINUED Brooklyn Center WINDSURFING LESSONS Community Center See adult activities for details. INTRODUCTION TO SAILING — NEW 6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY For ages 10 -16. See children's activities for details. BROOKLYN CENTER, MN 55430 BROOKLYN SWIM CLUB 561.5448 All boys and girls age 6 and up are invited to join the Brooklyn Swim Club, the local Minnesota U.S. Swimming Club for competitive swimming. B.S.C. providesan opportunityto meet new friends, improve swimming strokes, build self- confidence through goal- setting and learn OPEN SWIM SCHEDULE — EFFECTIVE JUNE 11 good sportsmanship through competitive swimming. For further MON- WED -FRI information call 561 -5448, Ext. 171. B.S.C. is sponsored by Brooklyn 1 P.M. to 10:30 P.M. Center and Brooklyn Park Parks and Recreation Departments. A free two week trial period is offered to any interested swimmer who would (Adults only 12:15 to 1 P.M.) like to try competitive swimming. TUES -THURS 1 P.M. to 9 P.M. (Adults only 12:15 to 1 P.M. and 9 to 10:30 P.M.) SAT — 1 P.M. to 9 P.M. SUN — 1 P.M. to 6 P.M. • Children under 1st grade must be accompanied by an adult in the building at all times. • The wading pool is open to children ONLY when supervised by a parent. • HOURS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. SENIOR ADULT ACTIVITIES SENIOR HAPPENINGS EXERCISE ROOM AND SAUNA Is a monthly newsletter sponsored by the Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department. The "Senior Happenings" tells activities going MON THRU FRI: 9 A.M. to 10:30 P.M. on at the clubs, in the community and outings offered. If you don't TUES & THURS: Adults only 9 P.M. to 10:30 P.M. receive one now give Kathy a call at 561 -5448. SAT: 1 P.M. to 9 P.M. SOCIAL CLUBS SUN: 1 P.M. to 6 P.M. Two social clubs are sponsored by the Brooklyn Center Parks and Recreation Department. The Leisure Time Club meets Wednesdays . throughout the year from Noon - 3:00 p.m. at the Brooklyn Center The use of the EXERCISE ROOM is limited to 15 years and older. Community Center. There are no dues or club requirements to belong. • The SAUNA is limited to 18 years and older. The Brooklyn Twins Club meets the 1st and 3rd Friday of each month. . The Pool, Exercise Room, and Sauna may close early at the Sept. - June at Earle Brown School, 7 - 9:30 p.m. Membership dues are discretion of the management. $1.50 annually per person. Any person 60 years of age or older may join. g If married, only 1 spouse must meet the age requirements. SR. AQUA EXERCISE COMMUNITY CENTER MEMBERSHIP RATES See Adult Section for description. Memberships entitle the member to the use of the Swimming Pool, SWIMMING POOL Exercise Room and Sauna during recreational or "open" periods Senior Memberships are available for Brooklyn Center residents 62 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year years old and over, at a special rate of $5.00 for 3 months. Application Family $54.00 $91.00 $150.00 maybe made at the Community Center desk. Non - resident seniors may Individual $30.00 $50.00 $ 85.00 swim for $1.00 per time which is 1 12 the regular adult admission rate. Membership and single admission entitles person to use the swimming Family members will be limited to parents and children living at home 20 pool, exercise room and sauna during recreation or "open" periods. years of age and under. BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING Free screening is done at the following areas: SENIOR ADULT RATES Community Center — Last Wednesday of each month, 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. 3 month membership for Brooklyn Center residents 62 years &older — $5.00 CEAP — Thursdays, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. West Fire Station — Monday - Friday 8:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m. &Saturday & Single Admission rate for Senior Adults resident or non - resident 62 years &older, $1.00 Sunday, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. T.A.P. Telephone Assistance Program for elderly and handicapped who live GENERAL ADMISSION alone. The program has helped several persons with immediate needs, Adult (18 & over) $2.00 in some cases Emergency situations. If you are interested in the Youth (15 -17) $1.50 program for yourself or a friend, contact a TAP clerk at 535 -2225. We Children (5 -14) $1.25 really care about our participants! Sponsored by Brooklyn Center Police Department. COMMUNITY TRIPSTERS GAMEROOM Community Tripsters is a program for people age 55 years and older Enjoy our gameroom equipped with foosball, pool, video games and who enjoy getting away once a month on day or overnight trips. pinball. Activities will include tours. fishing trips, attending stage productions, ball games and the like. If you are interested in such activities and SNACKBAR meeting new friends from the surrounding area please call and ask to receive the information — 561 -5448. Visit our refreshment area, located next to the game room. JUNE — ANNUAL FISHING TRIP — A favorite trip with all of the "fisherpersons" of the area to Lake Mille Lac for the day. Date & details The Pool, Exercise Room and Sauna will be closed on Friday evening, to be annourced. Cost approximately $25.00. This trip fills fast, so call for details. June 1 all day and evening on June 2 and 3 fora swim meet. The public is JULY 17 -18 -19 — HOUSE ON THE ROCK — Which includes Tommy welcome to watch this statewide meet, free of charge. Bartlett Water Show, Little Norway, Villa Louis. Deposit due May 28 —final payment June 20. Limited numberof spaces. Call for information HOLIDAY HOURS to be sent to you. AUGUST — To be announced. Monday — May 28 — 1 -6 P.M. Wednesday - July 4 — 1 -6 P.M. 14 Swim Activities SENIOR ADULT SWIMMING LESSONS American Red Cross swim lessons for men and women ages 62 years and older. Here is a chance to brush up on skills you have already S'Nim registration starts at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 12, 1984. All other learned, experience new skills or start right from the very beginning. We class registrations begin at 1:00 p.m. (Numbers given out 1 hour before also have room for "Super Chickens." Classes meet Monday thru Friday registering) WHEN REGISTERING FOR SWIM LESSONS. PLEASE for 2 weeks and are 40 minutes in length. Registration Fee $22.00/10 GIVE US THE # PLUS LETTER OF SESSIONS. lessons. Brooklyn Center residents $11.00/10 Sessions. Community Center: (#192,11:45 a.m.) SWIM CLASSES WILL NOT BE HELD ON JULY 4 B — June 25— July 6 PARENT & TOT SWIM LESSONS D — July 23— August 3 Lessons in wateradjustment forchildren ages 2 and 3. One parent must PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS accompany the child in thewater, preferablythe same parenteach time. Private lessons are available at the Community Center and North View Classes meet Monday thru Friday for 2 weeks and are 'h hour. Registration Fee $15.00/10 lessons. Jr. High for a fee of $9.00 /half hour. Call the Community Center for further information. Community Center ( #173, 8:50 a.m.) A — June 11— June 22 ADAPTIVE SWIM LESSONS C — July 9 July 20 Swimming lessons for children and adults of all ages who are physically E — August 6— Augusst t 17 and/or mentally disabled. Classes meet Monday thru Friday for 2 weeks Community Center: ( #174, 9:25 a.m.) and are 'h hour. Classes are taught on a one to one ratio. Registration B — June 25— July 6 Fee $15.00/10 lessons. D — July 23— August 3 Community Center: ( #193, 8:50 a.m.) North View Jr. High School: ( #175, 12:45 p.m.) B — June 25— July 6 A — June 11— June 22 D — July 23 August 3 B — June 25— July 6 C — July 9 July 20 DIVING North View Jr. High School: Meets Mon. and Wed. ( #00, 6:00 p.m.) Beginning lessons on the 1 and 3 meter springboard for children ages 9 F — June 11 — July 16 & up who are intermediate or better swimmers. Classes meet Monday PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS thru Friday for 2 weeks and are 1 12 hour in length. Registration Fee $15.00/10 lessons. Swimming instruction for4and 5years olds. Parents do notaccompany Community Center: (#194, 8:50 a.m.) the child in the water. The following lesson levels are taught: Water B — June 25— July 6 Adjustment, Beginner, Advanced Beginner. Classes are taught Monday D — July 23— August 3 thru Friday for 2 weeks and are 'h hour. Registration Fee $15.00/10 lessons. BASIC RESCUE AND WATER SAFETY Community Center: ( #177, 9:25 a.m.) A Red Cross course for ages 11 and older. Skills in self- rescue, A — June 11— June 22 extensions and artificial respiration will be taught. Students must pass a B — June 25— July 6 preliminary swimming test and attend every class. Absences will not be C — July 9 July 20 made up. Classes will meet Mon. thru Fri. for 2 weeks. Classes 1 hour. D — July 23— August 3 Registration Fee $20.00/10 lessons. E — August 6— August 17 Community Center: ( #195, 9:00 a.m.) North View Jr. High School ( #178, 12:45 p.m.) A — June 11 — June 22 A — June 11— June 22 B — June 25— July 6 B — June 25— July 6 C — July 9 July 20 ADVANCED LIFESAVING COURSE North View Jr. High School: Meets Mon. and Wed. (#179,6:00 p.m.) A Red Cross course for persons age 15 and older. Students must be able ( #180, 6:35 p.m.) totread water, surface diveand swim 500 continuous yards. CPR, MMFA F — June 11 — July 16 and 6 hours of student guarding time will also be required as part of the CHILD SWIM LESSONS course. Attendance is required and absences will not be made up. Registration Fee $35.00/10 sessions and includes all materials needed. Red Cross Beginning through Swimmers instruction for boys and girls Classes 3 hours. Instructor Steve Froehlich. ages 6 and older. Classes meet Monday thru Friday for 2 weeks and are Yz hour in length. Classes have an average ratio of 5 students /instructor. Community Center: ( #196, 7:00 p.m.) Registration Fee $15.00/10 lessons. June 24 — August 26 Community Center: ( #181, 10:00 a.m.) ( #182, 10:35 a.m.) Centehop Days: Sat., July 14 and August 11 — 9:00 a.m.— Community r. ( #183, 11:10 a.m.) ( #184, 11:45 a.m.) North View Jr. High School: ( #185, 1:20 p.m.) ( #186, 1:55 p.m.) ( #187, LIFE. BE IN IT AND SWIM 2:30 p.m.) Sessions A & B & C only. Can you swim 10 miles? You may want to take advantge of this A —June 11— June 22 opportunity. All you need to do is obtain a card and fill it out on your own. B — June 25— July 6 Start by swimming '/< mile at a time. Earn A Red Cross certificate and C — July 9 July 20 patch. Mark your card after each time you swim. Begin today! Any D — July 23— August 3 questions about "Life. Be In It and Swim" contact Gayle at 561 -5448. E — August 6— August 17 North View Evening Lessons: Meets Mon. and Wed. ( #188, 7:10 p.m.) NORTH VIEW OPEN SWIM — COST 500 ( #189, 7:45 p.m.) $15.00/10 lessons. Mon. - Fri. 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. June 11 - July 20 F — June 11 — July 16 Mon. - Fri. 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. July 23 - August 3 ADULT SWIM LESSONS Thurs. 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. June 7 - August 2 Beginner thru Swimmer level instruction for adult and high school age. SCUBA OPEN SWIM — Begins June 7 Here is an opportunity to learn to swim or brush up on your strokes. A special time to practice for persons with scuba equipment only. Classes meet Monday thru Friday for 2 weeks and are 40 minutes. Designed for those taking scuba instruction as well as any other Registration Fee $22.00/10 Sessions. interested persons. Cost 75¢ per time. Thurs. — 8:30 - 10:00 p.m. North Community Center: (#190,11:45 a.m.) View Jr. High. A — June 11— June 22 SPECIAL MONTHLY POOL ATTRACTIONS C — July 9 July 20 E — August 6— August 17 June 9. 1984 — Life. Be In It and Swim — Swim for half price —1:00 - 9:00 p.m. — Community Center. North View Jr. High School: Meets Mon. & Wed. ( #191, 8:20 p.m.) July 20, 1984 — It's a Pool Party — at the Community Center— 1:00 -3:30 F — June 11 — July 16 p.m. — Swimming. pool games, patio games, contest and a cookout on ADULT SUPER CHICKEN the patio — Join us for the fun! Separate classes for those persons, high school age and up, who have a August 17, 1984 — A Back to School Special — at the Community realfearof water. Here is an opportunity to overcome that fear and learn Center. Swim for reduced prices all day! to enjoy the sport. Registration Fee $22.00/10 lessons. Same sessions Watch for further information distributed by the Parks and Recreation and times as Adult lessons, see schedule. Department. 15 `'-' Bulk Rate B ROOKLYN U.S. Postage 6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY PAID BROOKLYN CENTER, MINNESOTA 55430 3 ENTER Mpls. Mn. Permit No. 2170 TO: I � BROOKLYN CENTER REGISTRATION INFORMATION PARKS AND RECREATION 1. All registration must be made at the Park and Recreation office ADVISORY COMMISSION in the Community Center beginning 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, The Parks and Recreation Commission meets on the 3rd Tuesday May 12. (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 May 14 . vises the City Council on the Parks and Recreation Program in No phone registrations. Brooklyn Center. 2. On opening day of registration, Saturday, May 12, a person may Dale Bloomstrand Bud Sorenson, Chairperson Dave Skeels sign up for himself or his immediate family ONLY. After this date, Jacuelyn Albright Don Peterson Mike Streitz 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, 1:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.; Sunday, 1:00 p.m. -6:00 p.m. THE BROOKLYN CENTER PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT 4. Where Classes are limited registration will be on the first come first serve basis. Persons are not considered registered until the Dedicated to the Citizens of Brooklyn Center that they may share in fee has been paid. The Parks and Recreation Department reserves the God given right to beauty, to sunshine, to tranquility; and to the the right to cancel classes or activities when an insufficient end that each may herein find the laughter of childhood, the accep- number of people sign up, tance of youth, the fulfillment of adult life, and the companionship of old age, through a healthy, satisfying use of leisure time. 5. Instructor will not be permitted to accept registration at the activ- Eugene H. Hagel— Director of Parks and Recreation ity location. Henry Davis — Superintendent of Parks Arnie Mavis — Superintendent of Recreation 6. Should you find it necessary to transfer session or class times, Kathy Flesher— Program Supervisor this may be done if an opening exists by paying a 50¢ transfer Susan LaCrosse — Program Supervisor fee per class. All transfers must be done in person at the Gayle Gardner — Aquatic Supervisor Community 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 except where noted in class description. WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BEFORE MONDAY, MAY 12 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 -- (Last) (First) 9. Senior Citizens, 62 years and over, who are residents of Brooklyn Center may enjoy most activity classes at 1 /2 the registration fee. ADDRESS This does not apply to supplies or special Senior Classes which (zip) are at a special rate. 10. Check schedule for beginning date of each class (Phone) (Work Phone) 11. Sorry, no trip refunds, unless cancelled by the Parks & Recreation Dept. ACTIVITY 12. Class attendance is limited to participants. Spectators not allowed (Location) except with permission. This includes children. CLASS# TIME For further information call 561 -5448 - Swim registration for Swimming Lessons which are to be conducted at the Community Center Pool and North View Jr. High will be held Saturday. May 12, starting at 9:00 a.m. at the COMMUNITY CENTER. CLASS DAY _ _ AMOUNT Mail registrations will not be accepted for Swimming Lessons.