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February 19, 2018 www.BethelPark.net Page 21 SATURDAY CLASSES ARE HIGHLIGHTED • YOUTH PROGRAMS • Chess - Intermediate Level Description: Improve your chess with top ranked local Chess Master Gabriel Petesch! During each class, Gabriel will introduce an important strategic theme, and show various examples of this theme in action. Calculation and visualization are important parts of this class, and Gabriel will present positions which will challenge students to look several moves deep. Students are encouraged to think on their own and answer questions, pose their own questions, and offer their own ideas. Student Prerequisite: This class is suitable for adults and children who know the basic rules and some fundamental concepts. There is a maximum rating of 1600. Instructor: Gabriel Petesch Ages: 10 years and over Resident Fee: $75.00 Non-Res Fee: $80.00 6 Session Dates Class Times: 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM 3863.102 Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu 3863.112 Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu Location: Community Center Silly Science Description: Silly Science is an interactive hands-on approach to educate preschool children in the area of science with a twist on art. Each little scientist is active with creating, playing and learning different concepts in Science. The program is designed to have the child do all the “work” and become more engaged and comprehend more. Sample weekly topics include: Dinosaur Days, Let's Find Aliens, Color My World with Science, & I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream. Instructor: Kathy Lessica Heinz Ages: 2 to 5 years Resident Fee: $40.00* Non-Res Fee: $45.00 *A supply fee of $15 is payable to the instructor at the first class. 4 Session Dates 3860.102 Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 3/27/2018 Tue Class Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 3860.103 Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 3/29/2018 Thu Class Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3860.112 Class Dates: 4/10/2018 - 5/1/2018 Tue Class Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM 3860.113 Class Dates: 4/12/2018 - 5/3/2018 Thu Class Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Location: Community Center Basic Dog Obedience Description: Teaching your dog basic commands can be building blocks to a rewarding relationship with your pet. Our professional instructors will teach you how to teach your dog the basic commands of sit, down, stay, come when called, controlled walking exercises and much more! The dog must be at least 6 months old. Please bring vaccination records, six foot leash, and soft small treats to the first class. An adult must accompany handlers under age 18. You must register with Bethel Park Recreation at least one week before the first class. Register online, by mail to Bethel Park Recreation with the registration form in the Chronicles, or in person at the Community Center . Classes are held at Xcel Canine Training, Inc., 5400 Progress Boulevard, 412- 833-2504, www.xcelcaninetraining.com . Ages: 12 years and over Resident Fee: $80.00 Non-Res Fee: $85.00 6 Session Dates Class Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3309.412 Class Dates: 3/3/2018 - 4/14/2018 Sat 3309.101 Class Dates: 5/5/2018 - 6/9/2018 Sat Location: Xcel Canine Training, Inc. Puppy Obedience Description: This class is taught at a slower pace than our Basic Obedience class, but still will give your puppy the stepping stones they need to learn at a young age. The puppies will also be in an environment with others their own age! They will learn the beginning of sit, down, stand, walking by your side and introducing them to new fun obstacles. An adult must accompany handlers under age 18. Your dog must be 3 to 6 months old and should have its 2nd set of shots before starting. Please bring vaccination records, six foot leash, and soft small treats to the first class. You must register with Bethel Park Recreation at least one week before the first class. Register online, by mail to Bethel Park Recreation with the registration form in the Chronicles, or in person at the Community Center . Classes are held at Xcel Canine Training, Inc., 5400 Progress Boulevard, 412-833-2504, www.xcelcaninetraining.com . Ages: 12 years and over Resident Fee: $80.00 Non-Res Fee: $85.00 6 Session Dates Class Times: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM 3309.411 Class Dates: 3/3/2018 - 4/14/2018 Sat 3309.102 Class Dates: 5/5/2018 - 6/9/2018 Sat Location: Xcel Canine Training, Inc. Trick Dog Class Description: Dogs must be 6 months of age to participate. This is a fun new class to teach new handlers and puppies/dogs how to interact. It will build skills for the dog as well as a sense of accomplishment for the owner. Also, if the dog is registered with the AKC they are offering this as a titling class. Prerequisite: Team must have taken a puppy or basic obedience class previous to this from any training facility. An adult must accompany handlers under age 18. You must register with Bethel Park Recreation at least one week before the first class. Register online, by mail to Bethel Park Recreation with the registration form in the Chronicles, or in person at the Community Center . Classes are held at Xcel Canine Training, Inc., 5400 Progress Boulevard, 412-833-2504, www.xcelcaninetraining.com . Ages: 12 years and over Resident Fee: $70.00 Non-Res Fee: $75.00 6 Session Dates Class Times: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM 3309.413 Class Dates: 3/3/2018 - 4/14/2018 Sat Location: Xcel Canine Training, Inc. Have you ever considered signing your child(ren) up for a program at the Community Center, but hesitated because you were not sure if they would like it? Maybe you can find a new activity or exercise program they will like. Don’t miss out on this FREE opportunity! Between Sunday, February 25 and Saturday, March 3, 2018 we are offering the opportunity to take a class for FREE. Try one, two or as many as you can fit in your schedule! Classes marked with Try-It will be open for a free session the week of February 25 to March 3. Instructors will be happy to talk with you after class to answer questions, etc. Please check page 28 for specific classes, dates and times. For additional information, please call the Community Center at 412-851-2910. Try-It Week! FREE FREE FREE TRY IT! You can register online for most Recreation programs! www.bethelpark.net CLASSES &WORKSHOPS Safe Sitter Description: Safe Sitter, a nationally-recognized program, teaches 11 to 13 year old boys and girls to provide safe childcare. The program teaches child care basics, tips for injury prevention and management, and behavior management skills. In addition, the participants learn the signs and symptoms of life-threatening emergencies and practice appropriate safety actions, including prevention and relief of choking in the infant and child. Each participant will receive a Safe Sitter manual, course completion card and periodic updates from the Safe Sitter Organization. Course will be taught by St. Clair Hospital Community Education staff. All supplies will be provided. Students are encouraged to bring a bag lunch. Ages: 11 to 13 years Resident Fee: $46.00 Non-Res Fee: $51.00 1 Session Date 3860.101 Class Dates: 6/9/2018 Sat Class Times: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM Location: Community Center Chess for Kids Description: Join local Chess Master Gabriel Petesch to learn and improve your chess skills. Each class will begin with a lesson where students will learn new openings, tactics and strategies, and important endgame ideas. After the lesson, students will get a chance to apply the ideas they've learned as they play in competition games against each other! All chess supplies will be provided. It is recommended that students know how all the pieces move. Instructor: Gabriel Petesch Ages: 6 to 14 years Resident Fee: $50.00 Non-Res Fee: $55.00 6 Session Dates Class Times: 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM 3863.101 Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu 3863.111 Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu Location: Community Center NO CLASS ON: Mar 29 TRY IT! TRY IT!

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    SATURDAY CLASSES ARE HIGHLIGHTED

    YOUTH PROGRAMS Chess - Intermediate LevelDescription: Improve your chess with top ranked localChess Master Gabriel Petesch! During each class, Gabrielwill introduce an important strategic theme, and showvarious examples of this theme in action. Calculation andvisualization are important parts of this class, and Gabrielwill present positions which will challenge students to lookseveral moves deep. Students are encouraged to think ontheir own and answer questions, pose their own questions,and offer their own ideas. Student Prerequisite: This classis suitable for adults and children who know the basicrules and some fundamental concepts. There is amaximum rating of 1600.Instructor: Gabriel PeteschAges: 10 years and overResident Fee: $75.00 Non-Res Fee: $80.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM

    3863.102Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu

    3863.112Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu

    Location: Community Center

    Silly ScienceDescription: Silly Science is an interactive hands-onapproach to educate preschool children in the area ofscience with a twist on art. Each little scientist is active withcreating, playing and learning different concepts in Science. Theprogram is designed to have the child do all the work and becomemore engaged and comprehend more. Sample weekly topicsinclude: Dinosaur Days, Let's Find Aliens, Color My World withScience, & I Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream. Instructor: Kathy Lessica HeinzAges: 2 to 5 yearsResident Fee: $40.00* Non-Res Fee: $45.00*A supply fee of $15 is payable to the instructor at thefirst class.

    4 Session Dates3860.102Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 3/27/2018 TueClass Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    3860.103Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 3/29/2018 ThuClass Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    3860.112Class Dates: 4/10/2018 - 5/1/2018 TueClass Times: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    3860.113Class Dates: 4/12/2018 - 5/3/2018 ThuClass Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Location: Community Center

    Basic Dog ObedienceDescription: Teaching your dog basic commands can bebuilding blocks to a rewarding relationship with your pet. Ourprofessional instructors will teach you how to teach your dogthe basic commands of sit, down, stay, come when called,controlled walking exercises and much more! The dog mustbe at least 6 months old. Please bring vaccinationrecords, six foot leash, and soft small treats to the firstclass. An adult must accompany handlers under age 18.You must register with Bethel Park Recreation at least oneweek before the first class. Register online, by mail to BethelPark Recreation with the registration form in the Chronicles,or in person at the Community Center. Classes are held atXcel Canine Training, Inc., 5400 Progress Boulevard, 412-833-2504, www.xcelcaninetraining.com. Ages: 12 years and overResident Fee: $80.00 Non-Res Fee: $85.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    3309.412Class Dates: 3/3/2018 - 4/14/2018 Sat

    3309.101Class Dates: 5/5/2018 - 6/9/2018 Sat

    Location: Xcel Canine Training, Inc.

    Puppy ObedienceDescription: This class is taught at a slower pace thanour Basic Obedience class, but still will give your puppythe stepping stones they need to learn at a young age.The puppies will also be in an environment with otherstheir own age! They will learn the beginning of sit, down,stand, walking by your side and introducing them to newfun obstacles. An adult must accompany handlers underage 18. Your dog must be 3 to 6 months old and shouldhave its 2nd set of shots before starting. Please bringvaccination records, six foot leash, and soft smalltreats to the first class. You must register with BethelPark Recreation at least one week before the first class.Register online, by mail to Bethel Park Recreation withthe registration form in the Chronicles, or in person atthe Community Center. Classes are held at Xcel CanineTraining, Inc., 5400 Progress Boulevard, 412-833-2504,www.xcelcaninetraining.com.Ages: 12 years and overResident Fee: $80.00 Non-Res Fee: $85.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    3309.411Class Dates: 3/3/2018 - 4/14/2018 Sat

    3309.102Class Dates: 5/5/2018 - 6/9/2018 Sat

    Location: Xcel Canine Training, Inc.

    Trick Dog ClassDescription: Dogs must be 6 months of age toparticipate. This is a fun new class to teach newhandlers and puppies/dogs how to interact. It will buildskills for the dog as well as a sense of accomplishmentfor the owner. Also, if the dog is registered with theAKC they are offering this as a titling class.Prerequisite: Team must have taken a puppy orbasic obedience class previous to this from anytraining facility. An adult must accompany handlersunder age 18. You must register with Bethel ParkRecreation at least one week before the first class.Register online, by mail to Bethel Park Recreation withthe registration form in the Chronicles, or in person atthe Community Center. Classes are held at Xcel CanineTraining, Inc., 5400 Progress Boulevard, 412-833-2504,www.xcelcaninetraining.com. Ages: 12 years and overResident Fee: $70.00 Non-Res Fee: $75.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

    3309.413Class Dates: 3/3/2018 - 4/14/2018 Sat

    Location: Xcel Canine Training, Inc.

    Have you ever considered signing yourchild(ren) up for a program at theCommunity Center, but hesitated because

    you were not sure if they would like it?

    Maybe you can find a new activity or exercise programthey will like. Dont miss out on this FREE opportunity!

    Between Sunday, February 25 and Saturday, March 3,2018 we are offering the opportunity to take a class forFREE. Try one, two or as many as you can fit in yourschedule!

    Classes marked with Try-It will be open for a free sessionthe week of February 25 to March 3. Instructors will behappy to talk with you after class to answer questions,etc.

    Please check page 28 for specific classes, dates andtimes.

    For additional information, please call the CommunityCenter at 412-851-2910.

    Try-It Week! FREE FREE FREE

    TRY IT!

    You can register online formost Recreation programs!

    www.bethelpark.net

    CLASSES &WORKSHOPS

    Safe SitterDescription: Safe Sitter, a nationally-recognized program,teaches 11 to 13 year old boys and girls to provide safechildcare. The program teaches child care basics, tips forinjury prevention and management, and behaviormanagement skills. In addition, the participants learn thesigns and symptoms of life-threatening emergencies andpractice appropriate safety actions, including preventionand relief of choking in the infant and child. Eachparticipant will receive a Safe Sitter manual, coursecompletion card and periodic updates from the Safe SitterOrganization. Course will be taught by St. Clair HospitalCommunity Education staff. All supplies will be provided.Students are encouraged to bring a bag lunch.Ages: 11 to 13 yearsResident Fee: $46.00 Non-Res Fee: $51.00

    1 Session Date3860.101Class Dates: 6/9/2018 SatClass Times: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM

    Location: Community Center

    Chess for KidsDescription: Join local Chess Master GabrielPetesch to learn and improve your chess skills. Eachclass will begin with a lesson where students will learn newopenings, tactics and strategies, and important endgame ideas.After the lesson, students will get a chance to apply the ideasthey've learned as they play in competition games against eachother! All chess supplies will be provided. It is recommendedthat students know how all the pieces move.Instructor: Gabriel PeteschAges: 6 to 14 yearsResident Fee: $50.00 Non-Res Fee: $55.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM

    3863.101Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu

    3863.111Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Mar 29

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  • Art Explosion - Spring is Coming!Description: Spring is coming spring is coming!Come have fun as we get creative, do art andexplore the season of spring. Each week we willexplore what is going on in nature this time of year. Welltalk about artists Gustav Klimt and Joan Mitchell, both havebeen inspired by nature. Students will have fun learningabout and drawing trees, flowers, bees. Every week childrenwill create their own masterpiece to take home. All materialsare included, and we will use a variety like, paints ,markers,chalk, colored pencils, just to name a few. Come have funlearning about our world and the wonderful world of art.Projects will be different for each session. Instructor: Sue RalstonAges: 6 to 13 yearsResident Fee: $45.00 Non-Res Fee: $50.00

    4 Session DatesClass Times: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM3805.108Class Dates: 3/5/2018 - 3/26/2018 Mon 3805.110Class Dates: 4/9/2018 - 4/30/2018 MonLocation: Community CenterCanvas CrazinessDescription: Its the kids turn to have a fun night out painting!Bring your favorite snack and join us to create your own awesomepainting on an 11 X 14 ready to hang canvas. Each 1 nightsession will have a completely different theme. All supplies areincluded. Attend one, two or all at $25 per night! Must register atleast 24 hours prior to class. Students should dress to getmessy!Instructor: Karen HartmanAges: 6 to 12 yearsResident Fee: $25.00 Non-Res Fee: $30.00

    1 Night WorkshopClass Times: 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM3805.101Class Date: 3/22/2018 Thu

    Harry Potter like castles/dragons 3805.102Class Date: 4/26/2018 Thu

    Impressionist style3805.103Class Date: 5/24/2018 Thu

    Colorful self portraits "Picasso" styleLocation: Community CenterCartooning & Drawing WorkshopDescription: Cartooning classes with a fun theme foreach session! Attend one, two or all! Students willlearn the foundation of cartooning in this very fun,relaxed class atmosphere. Students and instructor tell jokes,stories and share their creations. Students end class with 4 fundrawings/cartoons complete with speech bubbles. Bring yourimagination and fun attitude! Price includes all supplies neededfor this class. Attend one, two or all at $18 per night! Instructor: Karen HartmanGrades: 1-8Resident Fee: $18.00 Non-Res Fee: $23.00

    1 Night WorkshopClass Times: 6:15 PM - 7:45 PM3805.104Class Date: 3/8/2018 Thu

    Harry Potter theme3805.105Class Date: 4/12/2018 Thu

    Horses, Zebras, Unicorns 3805.106Class Date: 5/10/2018 Thu

    Crazy Cartoon People & Pets Location: Community Center

    H NEW! NEW! NEW! HMake Your Own SLIMEDescription: Come to the Slime Workshop and make yourown super cool slime! We will make Glitter Slime and FluffyFoamy Slime from scratch and have so much fun gettingmessy and slimey! All supplies included! Plastic containerswill be provided so students can take their slime home.Instructor: Karen HartmanAges: 6 to 12 yearsResident Fee: $18.00 Non-Res Fee: $23.00

    1 Night Workshop3805.111Class Dates: 3/15/2018 ThuClass Times: 6:15 PM - 7:45 PMLocation: Community Center

    Pysanky Egg MakingDescription: Join us for a creative class of makingcolorful Ukrainian Easter eggs. This is a hands on classand YOU will be completing one egg by the end of theclass. Pysanky is a beautiful tradition dating back to theancient times and is a fun family craft. Pysanky weregiven as gifts, placed inside homes to scare off evilspirits and even used as greetings because of theirsymbolism. Today the tradition is kept alive in manyfamilies. Instructor Sasha Williams has a Mastersdegree in Fine Art and over 20 years of painting anddecorative arts experience. She learned this traditionfrom her Grandmother and is delighted to be able topass it onto you. Class is not appropriate for youngchildren because the process involves hot wax and raweggs, but they are welcome to watch. Ages: 13 years and overResident Fee: $28.00* Non-Res Fee: $33.00*A supply fee of $10 is payable to the instructor at class.

    1 Session Date3905.112Class Dates: 3/1/2018 ThuClass Times: 6:15 PM - 8:45 PM

    3905.111Class Dates: 3/17/2018 Sat Class Times: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

    Location: Community Center

    Family Art Fun! Lawn-Sized CheckerboardDescription: Looking to unplug and have family night out?Well, join Uncorked Crafters at the Community Center!Absolutely no art experience is needed for you and your familyto enjoy a night out together, have some laughs, and makeyour own masterpiece! Pack some beverages, maybe a fewsnacks and head on over to make a take-home art project.Each family will be making their own take home themedproject. At least 1 adult must remain to supervise. The fee isper family. Visit www.uncorkedcrafters.com for specific projectschedules and photos.Ages: AllResident Fee: $40.00 per family Non-Res Fee: $45.00

    1 Night Workshop3905.104Class Dates: 5/11/2018 Fri Class Times: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Location: Community Center

    DANCE

    Ballet / Dance ComboDescription: This class will serve as an intro to ballet,while incorporating other fun dance/movementtechniques that will enhance balance, body control and thenatural sense of rhythm. Simple jazz-type and tap movementswill be introduced and proper stretching (set to song andnursery rhymes) will be taught. This is a very informal & funapproach to beginning dance. Participants should dress instandard dance attire, leotard or tank top with tights or stretchy,tight fitness/dance shorts worn over tights. Jazz or ballet shoesare preferred.Instructor: Lisa MagnottiAges: 3 to 5 yearsResident Fee: $35.00 Non-Res Fee: $40.00

    6 Session Dates3818.101Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue Class Times: 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM

    3818.102Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue Class Times: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

    3818.111Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue Class Times: 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM

    3818.112Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue Class Times: 6:30 PM - 7:15 PM

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 3

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    Driver EducationDescription: The course is conducted by Kennedy School ofDriving through Bethel Park Recreation. Upon successfulcompletion of the 30 hours of theory and 6 hours of in-cartraining, a certificate is given that is accepted by mostinsurance companies for an insurance rate discount. Thisclass features the option of taking your driving test with ourinstructor. This counts as 1 hour of your behind-the-wheelinstruction. You must complete the test prior to your highschool graduation in order to take the test with our instructor. The $45 (non-resident $50) NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-TRANSFERRABLE fee payable to Bethel Park Recreationwill secure your space in the class. The fee of $350 must bepaid to Kennedy School of Driving on the first night of class.Class size is limited to 36 students. Ages: 15 years and overResident Fee: $45.00 Non-Res Fee: $50.00To Kennedy: $350.00

    10 Session Dates3311.101Class Dates: 4/3/2018 - 5/3/2018 Tue, Thu Class Times: 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

    Location: BPHS M415 Library

    Learn To SewDescription: This workshop is designed to teach the basicsof sewing to beginners. Students will begin by learning howto cut a pattern and understanding the pattern information.Next, the students will explore the sewing machine and howto use the multiple functions. Class will also cover basichand stitching! Students will learn all of this while workingon their own fun sewing project!Ages: 13 years and overResident Fee: $60.00 Non-Res Fee: $65.00

    3 Session Dates3970.105Class Dates: 4/6/2018 - 4/20/2018 FriClass Times: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Location: Community Center

    ARTS & CRAFTS

    Art Explosion - Spring is Coming!Description: Wake up - spring is coming! Have funcreating art! We will have fun exploring the season ofspring and discovering what is waking up this time ofyear. Students will learn about artists Gustav Klimt and JoanMitchell. They will have fun drawing trees, flowers and bees. Allmaterials are included, some of the ones we will use are paints,markers, colored pencils, scissors and stamps, just to name afew. Children will take home a completed piece of artwork aftereach session. Come have fun learning about our world and thewonderful world of art. Projects will be different for eachsession. Instructor: Sue RalstonAges: 4 to 7 yearsResident Fee: $45.00 Non-Res Fee: $50.00

    4 Session DatesClass Times: 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

    3805.107Class Dates: 3/5/2018 - 3/26/2018 Mon

    3805.109Class Dates: 4/9/2018 - 4/30/2018 Mon Location: Community Center

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    Preschool TapDescription: This is a fun early introductory classfor tap and creative movement. While learningbasic tap steps, students will develop coordination,balance, musicality, timing, and flexibility. Shuffles, skipping,singing, and rhyming are all part of this exciting class.Please wear comfortable clothing. Students must providetheir own tap shoes. Please contact the instructor, TammyLentz, at 412-851-9142 if you have any questions about theclass or where to purchase shoes. Ages: 3 to 5 yearsResident Fee: $30.00 Non-Res Fee: $35.00

    6 Session Dates3818.103Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue Class Times: 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

    3818.104Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu Class Times: 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

    3818.105Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu Class Times: 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

    3818.113Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue Class Times: 9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

    3818.114Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu Class Times: 4:30 PM - 5:15 PM

    3818.115Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu Class Times: 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Mar 29, Apr 3

    Beginner Baton TwirlingDescription: Join our fun-filled class for thebeginner twirler. Students will learn basic twirlsand tosses and will also have fun learning how tomarch and twirl to music. Twirling also promotesdevelopment of good hand/eye coordination. This class isa great start for any future little majorette. Students shouldwear comfortable clothing and must have their own baton.Please contact the instructor, Tammy Lentz, at 412-851-9142 if you have questions about the class or where topurchase a baton. Tammy is a former Upper St. ClairMajorette with over 16 years of teaching experiencetraining students.Ages: 5 years and overResident Fee: $30.00 Non-Res Fee: $35.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

    3818.106Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue

    3818.116Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 3

    Intermediate Baton TwirlingDescription: Class will continue to build your knowledgeand baton twirling skills. Students will learn more difficulttricks and tosses while building on the skills learned inbeginner baton class. Students should wear comfortableclothing and must have their own baton. Class prerequisite:Recommendation from instructor, Tammy Lentz, or at least 1year experience with another instructor.Ages: 5 years and overResident Fee: $30.00 Non-Res Fee: $35.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:45 PM - 7:30 PM

    3818.107Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue

    3818.117Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 3

    Advanced BatonDescription: This class is for the twirlers who have hadbeginner and/or intermediate instruction or by instructorrecommendation. Students will focus on 2 baton tricks,exchanges, and ribbon instruction. This class is for girls whoare headed in the direction of becoming a High SchoolMajorette. Students do not need to purchase a secondbaton or ribbon. The instructor will provide additional batonsand ribbons.Instructor: Tammy LentzAges: 8 years and overResident Fee: $30.00 Non-Res Fee: $35.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 5:15 PM - 6:00 PM

    3818.108Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue

    3818.118Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 3

    Move and Groove with 2'sDescription: Help your child discover movementand expression while networking with other parentsthrough a structure that blends dance, music, andimagination. Parent and child will follow along with theinstructor who will guide the parent/tot team in a way thatmakes discovering movement, balance, and listening skillseasy and fun. This class is an excellent first group activity.Please wear comfortable clothing. Instructor: Tammy LentzAges: 18 months to 2 yearsResident Fee: $21.00 Non-Res Fee: $26.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

    3818.109Class Dates: 3/6/2018 - 4/17/2018 Tue

    3818.119Class Dates: 4/24/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 3

    Beginner Tap/Jazz/Hip Hop ComboDescription: This one hour class allows studentsto learn and enjoy three fundamental dance styles.This class allows students to explore rhythmical andpercussive movements with tap, leaping and turning withjazz, and learn some street funk with hip hop. The highenergy class is a solid foundation of dance and sure to be afavorite. Tap shoes are required. Jazz shoes are preferredbut not required. Please wear comfortable clothing. Pleasecontact the instructor, Tammy Lentz, at 412-851-9142 if youhave any questions about the class or where to purchaseshoes. Ages: 5 to 12 yearsResident Fee: $35.00 Non-Res Fee: $40.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    3818.110Class Dates: 3/8/2018 - 4/19/2018 Thu

    3818.120Class Dates: 4/26/2018 - 5/31/2018 Thu

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Mar 29

    FITNESS & EXERCISEFit KidsDescription: Lets go kids! Its time to play! Grab yourfriends and head this way. Kids all around love to play.No better way to end the day. Sign them up to have some fun.Come and play and let them run. The weather outside is frightfuland cold. Inside is warm and fun, Im told. Bring a friend or twoor three, come along and play with me!!!Instructor: Kathy RaederAges: 5 to 8 yearsResident Fee: $25.00 Non-Res Fee: $30.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:00 PM - 6:45 PM

    3815.100Class Dates: 3/5/2018 - 4/16/2018 Mon

    3815.101Class Dates: 4/23/2018 - 6/4/2018 Mon

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 2, May 28

    SPORTS

    T-Birds T-BallDescription: T-Birds T-Ball is a fun and highly instructionalintroduction to baseball for 3-5 -year old boys and girls. Ineach session, players learn the basics of throwing, catching,fielding, batting, and base running, and then apply what theyhave learned in fun, non-competitive games. A T-Shirt andMLB hat are included. Game times alternate weekly:9:00AM - 10:00AM or 10:00AM - 11:00AM.Instructor: Jump Start SportsAges: 3 to 4 yearsResident Fee: $70.00 Non-Res Fee: $75.00

    6 Session Dates3101.205Class Dates: 6/2/2018 - 7/7/2018 Sat Class Times: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Location: Park Ave. lower baseball field

    Rookie League BaseballDescription: A fun baseball experience for 5 and 6 year oldboys and girls. Players will receive instruction in all basics ofthe sport, and will apply what they have learned in fungames. All players begin the season playing T-Ball and areslowly introduced to Coach Pitch Baseball over the courseof the season. The program includes both instruction andgame play. The games will be non-competitive and no scorewill be kept, but hits and outs will be recorded as they are inolder coach pitch programs. Players who are not able to hita pitched ball will be able to use a tee while learning. A T-Shirt and MLB hat are included. Game times alternateweekly: 11:00AM - 12:00PM or 12:00PM - 1:00PM.Instructor: Jump Start SportsAges: 5 to 6 yearsResident Fee: $70.00 Non-Res Fee: $75.00

    6 Session Dates3101.206Class Dates: 6/2/2018 - 7/7/2018 Sat Class Times: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    12:00 PM 1:00 PMLocation: Park Ave. lower baseball field

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    SATURDAY CLASSES ARE HIGHLIGHTED

    Lady Hawk Basketball CampDescription: Join the Lady Hawk Team and Staff for a fun-filled week of camp this summer! Learn the basics ofbasketball, compete, and have fun. This fun camp is for girlswho will attend Kindergarten to grade 8 in the fall. Pleaseindicate the grade you will be in in the fall. Girls will beseparated by grade level at camp. There is a discount forsisters but the girls must register at the same time. The firstgirl is full price, additional girls in the same family will pay adiscount rate of $50. A T-shirt is included in your registrationfee. Please indicate shirt size on your registration form.Youth Small, Youth Medium, Youth Large or Adult Small,Adult Medium, Adult Large, or Adult XL. Questions? Pleasecall Jonna Burke at 412-251-7395. The price increases to$95 and $60 on April 1. Register now! The deadline toregister is June 30!Grades: K-8Resident Fee: $85.00 Non-Res Fee: $90.002nd Child Fee: $50.00 Non-Res Fee: $55.00After March 31Resident Fee: $95.00 Non-Res Fee: $100.002nd Child Fee: $60.00 Non-Res Fee: $65.00

    4 Session Dates 3115.201Class Dates: 7/9/2018 - 7/12/2018 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu Class Times: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Location: BPHS Gym

    Bethel Park Boys Basketball Skills CampDescription: Camp is for boys who are entering grades 1-8 forthe 2018-19 school year. Please indicate the grade you willbe in in the fall. Camp provides instruction on individualbasketball skills such as: shooting form, rebounding, ballhandling, passing, and defense. Along with camp directorand varsity head coach Josh Bears, counselors will includethe varsity coaching staff, current BP varsity players, andformer varsity players. All sessions held in Bethel Park HighSchools beautiful state-of-the-art gym and full size southgym. Prizes will be awarded for various skill competitionsand for honors identified by the counselors. All campers willreceive a Bethel Park Basketball shirt. Please indicate shirtsize on your registration form: Youth S, M, L, XL or Adult S,M, L, XL. Questions? Call or text: Coach Bears @ 412-720-8431. Register early. The price increases to $110 on April 1.Grades: 1-8Resident Fee: $100.00 Non-Res Fee: $105.00After March 31 Fee: $110.00 Non-Res Fee: $115.00

    4 Session Dates3115.202Class Dates: 6/11/2018 - 6/14/2018 Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu Class Times: 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Location: BPHS Gym

    Beginner KarateDescription: Students will receive instruction in theIsshinryu style of Karate from a 9th degree black beltinstructor. Class will include warm-up exercises,basics of the style, as well as simple and practical self-defensetechniques. Classes will also emphasize self-discipline andrespect. Students will learn self-defense skills as well as a senseof accomplishment. Traditional karate uniform (Gi) isrecommended, but not mandatory. Uniforms may be purchasedthrough the instructor. Ages: 6 years and overResident Fee: $36.00 Non-Res Fee: $41.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:15 PM - 7:00 PM3825.103Class Dates: 3/5/2018 - 4/9/2018 Mon3825.113Class Dates: 4/16/2018 - 5/21/2018 MonLocation: Community Center

    Intermediate* KarateDescription: Students will receive instruction in theIsshinryu style of Karate from a 9th degree black beltinstructor. Class will include warm-up exercises, basics ofthe style, as well as simple and practical self-defensetechniques. Classes will also emphasize self-discipline andrespect. Students will learn self-defense skills as well as asense of accomplishment. *The intermediate level requiresinstructor recommendation. Traditional karate uniform(Gi) is recommended, but not mandatory. Uniforms may bepurchased through the instructor. Ages: 6 years and overResident Fee: $36.00 Non-Res Fee: $41.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 7:15 PM - 8:00 PM

    3825.104Class Dates: 3/5/2018 - 4/9/2018 Mon

    3825.114Class Dates: 4/16/2018 - 5/21/2018 Mon

    Location: Community Center

    Free Program!PickleballDescription: Men and women, boys and girls ages 12 andabove are invited to participate in a drop-in formatPickleball program at the Bethel Park Community Centergym. This sport with the funny name is a combination oftennis, badminton and ping-pong and is slowly gaining adevoted following of players, from children through seniorcitizens. Pickleball is a low-impact sport played with 2-4players on a court half the size of a tennis court. Althoughthe rules are simple and easy to pick up, instructions will beprovided to players. No experience is required to play.Call 412-851-2912 for more information.Ages: 12 years - Senior AdultsFee: FreeClass Times: 9:00 AM 11:30 AM Mon

    12:00 PM 2:30 PM Wed12:00 PM 2:30 PM Fri

    Location: Community CenterNO PLAY ON: Mar 30, Apr 2, Apr 4

    Rifle BeginnerDescription: Olympic style target shooting, beginner level.Student must be at least 12 years old. Each class limited to10 students. Classes will be held twice a week, onTuesdays and Wednesdays. All materials and supplies areprovided. Attendance at the first class is mandatory.Ages: 12 years and overResident Fee: $50.00 Non-Res Fee: $55.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    3153.101Class Dates: 4/10/2018 - 4/25/2018 Tue, Wed

    3153.103Class Dates: 5/8/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue, Wed

    Location: BPHS Rifle RangeNO CLASS ON: May 15

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    Beginner / Intermediate FencingDescription: Experience and enjoy the fun andchallenging Olympic sport of foil fencing. Theintroductory and intermediate level instruction progressivelyestablishes fundamental skills needed for successful fencingand great fitness. Sessions include instruction and practicebouts. Note: All essential equipment will be provided by theinstructors, but students will be required to wear comfortablepants, non-marking athletic shoes, and a glove (officialprotective fencing gloves are not required but available at classfor $10) Shorts or jeans are not permitted. Ages: 7 years and overResident Fee: $90.00 Non-Res Fee: $95.00

    7 Session DatesClass Times: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM3140.101Class Dates: 3/12/2018 - 4/30/2018 Mon 3140.111Class Dates: 5/7/2018 - 6/25/2018 Mon Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 2, May 28Advanced* FencingDescription: Take your fencing to a new level! This twice aweek instructional class focuses on techniques, fitness, andwinning strategy to help the dedicated to be able to succeed atan advanced competitive level in this martial art. Sessionsinclude instruction and practice bouts. *Prerequisites includea minimum of 1 year of fencing experience and approval ofthe instructors. Note: All essential equipment will be providedby the instructors, but students will be required to wearcomfortable pants, non-marking athletic shoes, and a glove(official fencing gloves are not required but are available at classfor $10). Shorts or jeans are not permitted. Ages: 11 years and overResident Fee: $125.00 Non-Res Fee: $130.00

    14 Session DatesClass Times: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Mon

    7:00 PM - 8:45 PM Wed 3140.102Class Dates: 3/12/2018 - 5/2/20183140.112Class Dates: 5/7/2018 - 6/27/2018Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Apr 2, Apr 4, May 28, May 30

    Bethel Park Football ClinicDescription: Directed by BPHS head coach Jeff Metheny, thiscamp will focus on the fundamentals of blocking and tackling.Agility drills, foot work, and position technique will be taught todevelop overall skill. Each camper will receive instruction fromBPHS coaching staff and returning varsity players. Each day thecamp will provide competitive games of Texas Football. Thiscamp has been a tradition of Black Hawk Football for the past25 years. Come join our camp and become an important part ofthe future of Black Hawk Football! Register early! The priceincreases to $60 on April 1. Registration deadline is May 1. Grades: 1-9Resident Fee: $50.00 Non-Res Fee: $55.00After Mar. 31 Fee: $60.00 Non-Res Fee: $65.00

    2 Session Dates3132.202Class Dates: 6/4/2018 - 6/5/2018Class Times: 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM Mon, Tue Location: Bethel Park High School Stadium

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    Mighty Kicks SoccerDescription: Children will learn the skills, moves,rules, and joy of playing Americas most popular youthsport! Mighty Kicks is designed to encourage youngchildren to build a healthy lifestyle, and offers a high-energy, funprogram helping children develop coordination and confidenceand utilize their physical energy in a positive way. Here aresome highlights of the program: Curriculum Mighty Kicks serves over 4000 children yearly in6 locations using an age-appropriate methodology includinggames, drills, exercises, stories with pictures and more!Coaching Classes will be led by Coach Sam, well-respectedand much-liked for his 20+ years of relentlessly positive, high-energy, child-centered and expert sports coaching. Coach Samis well known for combining top notch sports instruction with afun program. More information is available at www.mightykicks.net. Noequipment of any kind is required. Just sign up and play. Ages: 3 to 6 yearsResident Fee: $55.00 Non-Res Fee: $60.00

    6 Session Dates3815.106Class Dates: 3/5/2018 - 4/16/2018 Mon Class Times: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    3815.109Class Dates: 3/9/2018 - 4/20/2018 Fri Class Times: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    3815.116Class Dates: 4/23/2018 - 6/4/2018 Mon Class Times: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

    3815.119Class Dates: 4/27/2018 - 6/8/2018 Fri Class Times: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Mar 30, Apr 2, May 25, May 28

    Intermediate* RifleDescription: Olympic style target shooting, intermediatelevel, shooting the standard ten bull target. Student must beat least 12 years old and *must have taken the beginner rifleclass. Classes will be held twice a week, on Tuesdays andWednesdays. Maximum of 6 students. All materials andsupplies are provided. Ages: 12 years and overResident Fee: $50.00 Non-Res Fee: $55.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM

    3153.102Class Dates: 4/10/2018 - 4/25/2018 Tue, Wed

    3153.104Class Dates: 5/8/2018 - 5/29/2018 Tue, Wed

    Location: BPHS Rifle Range NO CLASS ON: May 15

    Mighty Kicks Parent/Child Soccer ClassDescription: Children will learn the skills,moves, and joy of playing Americas mostpopular youth sport! Mighty Kicks is designed toencourage young children to build a healthy lifestyle,and offers a high-energy, fun program helping childrendevelop coordination and confidence and utilize theirphysical energy in a positive way. This programemphasizes motor skills, social and listening skills, aswell as body awareness. Additionally, parents will beable to play alongside and assist their youngsters asthey get their first taste of soccer fun! Coach Sam Bellin is a former standout college soccerplayer at the University of Georgia and currently highlysuccessful Head Coach of Allderdice Boys High Schoolsoccer with 20+ years of experience coaching youthsports. More information is available atwww.mightykicks.net. No equipment of any kind isrequired. Just sign up and play! Ages: 2 to 3 years with parent/caregiverResident Fee: $55.00 Non-Res Fee: $60.00

    6 Session DatesClass Times: 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

    3815.104Class Dates: 3/10/2018 - 4/21/2018 Sat

    3815.105Class Dates: 4/28/2018 - 6/9/2018 Sat

    Location: Community CenterNO CLASS ON: Mar 31, May 26

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    Bethel Park Recreation Youth Basketball League

    The Bethel Park Department of Recreation and Leisure Services would like tothank the following businesses for sponsoring teams in our basketball league:

    Als CafBethel BakeryBob Purkey AgencyBrookside Lumber

    Give Mia CookieMaceils Auto Body, Inc.Millers Ace HardwarePasta Too

    SPECIAL EVENTS

    NAMS JamDescription: NAMS Jam provides a fun, safe and supervised"night out" for any 5th and 6th grade resident of Bethel Park.Activities at each NAMS Jam include the following:basketball, crafts, movies, games, and a snack bar(additional fees). "Extra" activities are featured on a rotatingbasis throughout the year. They may include: Inflatables,airbrush tattoos, video gaming, karaoke, balloon artists,sport competitions, GIANT Twister, volleyball, and much,much more! There's something for EVERYONE and eachevent is UNIQUE!

    DATE FEATURED ACTIVITIES April 6 PLENTY of FUN Carnival

    Games & LOTS of COOL Prizes! May 4 Entertainment, Airbrush Artist,

    Crafts, and more NAMS Jam admission is $4 per student, payable at thedoor. Doors DO NOT open until 7:00 PM and no student ispermitted to leave before 9:00 PM unless accompanied by aparent or guardian. Please note that these events endPROMPTLY at 9:00 PM.

    Chaperones* are ALWAYS needed for each NAMS Jam.Please contact NAMS Jam Coordinator, Michele Pilotta at(412) 831-6800 x224 to volunteer or for additionalinformation. Leave your name and telephone number if youwish to chaperone.

    *The Recreation Department MUST have a copy of your upto date clearances on file before you can volunteer at aNAMS Jam event. We have to keep our own record ofclearances. Therefore, your school issued ID will notwork at NAMS Jam events.Grades: 5 & 6

    Open to all Bethel Park 5th and 6th GradersResident Fee: $4.00Time: 7:00 PM 9:00 PMDates: 4/6/2018 Fri

    5/4/2018 Fri

    Location: Neil Armstrong Gym

    Classes markedwith Try-It

    will be open for afree session the

    week of February 25

    March 3. See pg. 28for specific classes,dates and times.

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    Community Center Rental PacketsNow Available!

    If youre thinking of reserving a room at theCommunity Center for an upcoming function, stop byand pick up one of our new Rental Packets thatinclude detailed descriptions of each rental area,costs, set up information, and so much more!

    Your Ad Could Be Here! Advertise in the May 14th issue of Chronicles!

    Call Janet Davin at 412-831-6800, x211 to reserve your spot. Ad deadline is April 9th!

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    Day Camp 2018Description: The Recreation Summer Day Camp Program for childrenages 6-10 will provide interesting experiences to spice up your child'ssummer! Day Camp is divided into week-long sessions with activitiesdeveloped around a different central theme each week.

    The all-day program is from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM. The morning programis from 9:00 AM to Noon, with an optional early drop-off of 7:00 AM.The afternoon program is from 12:30 to 3:30 PM, with an optional latepick-up time of no later than 6:00 PM. You have the choice of attendingmorning only, afternoon only, or all day.

    There will be many activities in the areas of arts, crafts, sports,combined camp activities like the camp carnival, and weekly field trips.

    8 Weekly Sessions Dates: 6/11/2018 8/3/2018Ages: 6yrs to 10yrs

    Register for a week at a time now and space out your payments!Find the registration forms, along with the parent packetcontaining additional required forms, on our website or at theCommunity Center.

    Summer Fun Camp 2018Don't be bored this summer! Have some Summer Fun at theBethel Park Community Center! Activities include sports, arts &crafts, swimming, and field trips. Themes and activities will varyweekly.

    The all-day program is from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM. The afternoonprogram is from 12:30 to 3:30 PM. There is an optional early drop-off of 7:00 AM for the all-day program and an optional late pick-uptime of no later than 6:00 PM.

    8 Weekly SessionsDates: 6/11/2018 - 8/3/2018Ages: 11yrs to 14yrs

    Register for a week at a time now and space out yourpayments! Find the registration forms, along with the parentpacket containing additional required forms, on our website orat the Community Center.

    Summer Camps Will Be Here Before You Know It!Plan Ahead and Register Now!