Kingsland Community Ed Current Class Listing
Last updated 12-13-17
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2017-2018 YOUTH ADULT
NOVEMBER -Open Gym on Sundays
-Computers 101 Starts Nov. 6th
-Canvas Painting w/Penni Nov. 10th
-Youth Basketball Grades K-3 Starts Nov. 11th
-Thanksgiving Center Piece Craft Nov. 20th
-Home Alone Nov. 28th
-Ninja Academy Starts Nov. 28th


 
-Women's Self-Defense Class Nov. 1st
-So, You Think You Want To Be A Beekeeper Nov. 2nd
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Open Gym on Sundays
-Adult Volleyball 16+ Sundays
-Computers 101 Starts Nov. 6th
-Hall Walking Mon-Fri 

-Fall A.M. Workouts Varies
-AARP Beginner Class in Spring Valley Nov. 13th & 14th
-Helping Children Manage and Learn Self-Control Nov. 30th
DECEMBER -Open Gym on Sundays
-Youth Basketball Grades K-3 Starts Nov. 11th
-Painting with Penni Dec. 12th
-Christmas Cookie Decorating Dec. 13th
-Snowmobile Safety Dec. 16th
-Open Gym on Sundays
-Adult Volleyball 16+ Sundays

-Fall A.M. Workouts Varies
-The Rented Christmas Dec. 1st -Reg. Due Nov. 10th
-Hall Walking Mon-Fri 
JANUARY -Open Gym on Sundays
-Youth Cheer Squad Starts Jan. 9th
-Babysitting Class Jan. 22nd
-Zumba Kids Jan. 24th
-Patchwork Frosty Jan. 31st


 
-Winter AM Workout Starts Jan. 1
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Open Gym on Sundays
-Women's Self-Defense Class Jan. 17th
-Adult Volleyball 16+ Sundays
-The Nurtured Heart Approach Jan. 25th
-Hall Walking Mon-Fri 
-Horizons Painting with Sunshine & Roses Jan. 31st 
-Ghost Hunting with BCPI Jan. 31st
FEBRUARY -Open Gym on Sundays
-Driver's Training Starts Feb. 26th
-Ninja Academy Starts Feb. 20th

 
-Winter AM Workout Starts Jan. 1
-
Open Gym on Sundays
-Beginner Beekeeping Feb. 3rd
-Adult Volleyball 16+ Sundays
-Hall Walking Mon-Fri 
MARCH -Open Gym on Sundays
-Canvas Painting w/Penni March 7th
-Winter AM Workout Starts Jan. 1
-
Open Gym on Sundays
-Adult Volleyball 16+ Sundays
-Hall Walking Mon-Fri 
APRIL -Ninja Academy Starts April 17th
-Sunshine & Roses April 25th
-Winter AM Workout Starts Jan. 1
-Adult Volleyball 16+ Sundays
-Women's Self-Defense Class April 11th
-Hall Walking Mon-Fri 
MAY    
JUNE -Driver's Training Starts June 4th -Women's Self-Defense Class June 13th
All School Year Jr. Knightettes Dance  



Adult Classes are RED and Youth Classes are PURPLE 
Classes for both groups are in BLUE

 
REGISTRATION FORMS AVAILABLE at 
http://kingsland.k12.mn.us/page/3666


 
Open Gym 
Come enjoy some Gym Sports: Basketball, Volleyball, and Jump Roping. 
All other activities must be approved by supervisor on duty. 
**Children 4th grade and under must be accompanied by an adult**
Where: Kingsland High School Gymnasium & Cafe 
When: Sundays, November 5th through March 25th, 5-8pm  
(No Open Gym on Nov. 12th, 26th, Dec 24th, 31st, & Feb. 18th)
Cost: $2 per person each week 
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Hall Walking 
Hall walking begins November 6th through April 27th. The Spring Valley locations will be available for walkers from 6-7:30am and 4-6pm Monday through Friday on days school is in session only. Please bring a pair of dry shoes. No pre-registration is required and is free to the public. Please sign in on the clip board located outside the Community Education Office located in the Elementary Hallway.  

 

 

Adult Volleyball 16+
This is a time for you and your friends to get together with other players 16 and older for a Sunday night of great exercise! Come to the Middle School Gym in Wykoff to enjoy the game of Volleyball!
Supervisor: Karen Reisner
Dates: October 1 through April 29 
(No Class on December 24th & 31st)
Time: Sundays 6:30pm-9pm
Cost: $2 per time or $30 for all 29 sessions
 
 



FALL A.M. WORKOUT
Are you looking for a group of dedicated people to work out with? Join our A.M. Workout group! This group is not lead by a certified trainer, just dedicated people that work together to better their physical health! Please bring a mat, water, and weights.
Supervisor: Ann Lechner
Location: High School Gym 
Dates: September 1, 2017-December 31, 2017

(No Sessions on: Oct. 13 & 20, Nov. 23 & 25)
Time: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 5:00am-6:00am & Saturdays 6:30am-7:30am
Cost: 
$61 all sessions, $45 for weekdays only, $16 for Saturdays only!
***Dates subject to change at the discretion of the leader.***

 
 

CHRISTMAS COOKIE DECORATING
Come learns some different decorating techniques!
Each child will decorate 6 cookies! 
Instructors: Debby and Hailey Westphal
Age: 2nd Grade through 6th Grade
When: Wednesday, December 13th / 2:30pm-3:30pm
Location: Spring Valley Community Center
(transportation will be provided from Kingsland to the Community Center)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, December 6th 
Minimum 8 students / Maximum 16 students
Class fee: $10.00/student


 
SNOWMOBILE SAFETY RIDING PERFORMANCE COURSE

ALL STUDENTS WILL NEED TO TAKE THE ONLINE COURSE AT:

http://dnr.state.mn.us/safety/vehicle/snowmobile/index.html
Complete one of the online courses: 
snowmobilecourse.com (fee for the course is $29.95 *Family/group pricing) or
snowmobile-ed.com (fee for the course is $29.50)
Student attends a one day class room review and riding performance course
Lead by trained volunteer instructors
Ages: 11-15 Years old
Certificate becomes valid at age 12
One Day Riding Performance Course

Taught by the Tri-County Trailblazers
When: Class will be held on December 16
Check-in starts at 7:30am & Class will be 8:00am-Noon
Where: HS Ag Room (please use doors located by green house on the east side of the building)
Bring with you: Birth Certificate, Printed Certificate of online completion and Helmet
Registration Fee to Kingsland CE & Tri-County Trailblazers for Field Day: $10.00/person
Registration Fee due to Kingsland Community CE: December 8th

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Winter A.M. WORKOUT
Are you looking for a group of dedicated people to work out with? Join our A.M. Workout group! This group is not lead by a certified trainer, just dedicated people that work together to better their physical health! Please bring a mat, water, and weights.
Supervisor: Ann Lechner
Location: High School Gym
Dates: January 1, 2018-April 30, 2018
(No Sessions on: February 24 & April 28th)
Time: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 5:00am-6:00am & Saturdays 6:30am-7:30am
Cost: $66 all sessions, $51 for Tue/Thur/Fri, $34 for Tue & Thur!

**If school is closed due to weather, class will automatically be cancelled**
***Dates subject to change or cancelled at the discretion of the leader.***

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Youth Cheer Squad
Come and learn cheerleading skills and a cheerleading routine! Get to show off your Kingsland spirit during half time of the varsity boys basketball game on February 16! Participants in the Youth Cheer Squad will receive a set of pom poms (if needed) and a t-shirt.

Practices:
Grades 2-3: Tuesdays 3:15-4:30 January 9, 16, 23, 30 & February 13- Wednesday, February 7th practice will be held from 2:15-3:30pm 
Grades 4-6: Tuesdays 4:30-5:45 January 9, 16, 23, 30 & February 13- Wednesday, February 7th practice will be held from 3:30-4:45pm 
Cost: $25.00 if you have poms from last year, $35.00 if you need poms
Deadline to Register: January 2 (space limited to 20 participants per age group)

Location: All classes held in the High School Band Room

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WOMEN'S SELF-DEFENSE CLASS

This is an introductory class for women taught by a female instructor!  It is so important to equip yourself with the right tools and awareness to either avoid situations or to defend! Knowledge is our best defense!  Learn techniques that work for you! 

This course will go over Awareness, Defense techniques, Simulated situations, points of attack, knowing yourself and surroundings and many more…plus practice your moves out on a male attacker!!

Instructor: Amie V. Yennie; Black Belt and Certified Instructor for Yennie Martial Arts
When: Wednesday, January 17th / 6:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Kingsland Cafe
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 10th
Minimum: 5 students
Class fee: $20.00/person

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Zumba Kids
The Zumba® Kids class is the ultimate dance-fitness party for young Zumba fans, where they can play it loud and rock with friends to their own rules! This class features age-appropriate music and moves that get kids moving to the beat. It is all about feeling fearless on the dance floor, reinforcing the idea that it’s okay to just be yourself and dance like no one’s watching!
Instructor: Carol Burken, Owner of Zoom to the Music LLC
When: Wednesday, January 24th/ 2:15-3:00pm
Ages: 5yrs old-12yrs old

Location: High School Band Room
Deadline: Wednesday, January 17th
Minimum: 9 students / Maximum: 18 students
Cost: $10.00/student

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THE NURTURED HEART APPROACH
Children with high intensity temperaments are often seen as children who are challenging in school/child care. The "Nurtured Heart Approach", based on the work of Howard Glasser, is a unique approach for working with children who have challenging behaviors. This course combines 4 effective strategies for helping caregivers transform the way they see children who have
high energy/intensity from a challenge to a gift.

**This training meets the Child Growth and Development/Behavior Guidance annual licensing training requirement for family child care providers.
Content Area 2c: Promoting Social and Emotional Development.

Instructor: Lori Ann Hameister (www.littlebitofguidance.com)
When: Thursday, January 25th / 6:30-8:30pm
Location: High School Rm#202
Deadline: Thursday, January 18th
Minimum: 10 students
Cost: $25.00/student

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Child and Baby-Sitting Safety Class/American Safety & Health Institute
Learn the responsibilities of being a prepared, safe, responsible and professional babysitter. Topics include starting your own babysitting business, child development, behavior guidance, supervision, proper feeding & diapering techniques, personal safety, medical emergencies, basic first aid care and fire safety. Instructor provides baby dolls, bottles, diaper supplies for hands-on participation skills. The course is developed by the American Safety and Health Institute and approved by the American Pediatrics Association. Class participants receive a CABS book and ASHI certification card. Students attend this class independently. Parents are encouraged to review the take home information and discuss it with their child. Students can bring a snack.
Instructor: Lori Ann Hameister (www.littlebitofguidance.com)
Where: HS Choir Room
Ages: 4th through 8th Grade
Time: January 22nd 9:00am-12:00pm
Minimum: 10 students / Maximum 20 students
Class fee: $45.00/student
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, January 16th

 

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PATCHWORK FROSTY
We will be using paint, shimmer paint and paper to create this cutie!  
Instructor - Penni Kittelson, owner of Sunshine and Roses Traveling Art Studio.www.sunshineandrosescanvaspainting.com
Where: HS Art room (In the basement)
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 2:15pm-3:15pm
Age: Grades K-12.  Adults are welcome to register and paint too!
Cost: $24 per painter (
includes 11x14 canvas, all supplies and step by step instructions)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 24th 
Join us to paint, "Northern Lights Winter Wonderland!"
Instructor - Penni Kittelson, owner of Sunshine and Roses Traveling Art Studio.www.sunshineandrosescan vaspainting.com
Where: HS Art room (In the basement)
Date: Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Age: Adults with Disabilities ages 18+
Cost: 
$15.00 per painter (This class is being limited to 24 painters)

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 24th 

Ghost Hunting with BCPI
Come learn about what happens during a ghost investigation. Get a chance to see some of their evidence from some local locations including Historic Forestville!
Instructors: Bluff Country Paranormal Investigators Team
When: Wednesday, January 31st / 6:30pm-8:30pm
Location: Elem. Room W105
Cost: $15/person

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, January 24th
Minimum: 5 registrants

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Beginner Beekeeping
This class introduces the students to honey bees and basic beekeeping practices. Topics include Honey Bee biology, purchasing equipment, hiving a package of bees, best management practices, honey production, strategies for the first winter, and strategies for healthy bees.
Instructors: Chris Schad & John Shonyo
When: Saturday, February 3rd / 9:00am-3:30pm
Location: Elem. Room W105
Cost: $15/person

Registration Deadline: Friday, January 26th
Minimum: 8 registrants

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NINJA ACADEMY
Yennie Martial Arts
Ninja Academy teaches self-defense, discipline, balance and martial arts techniques. It's a great way to get a good workout and have a lot of fun learning new movements! 
Tuesdays, Feb. 20, 27 and March 6, 13
6:00-7:00pm @ Spring Valley Community Center
Ages 3+
$5 registration fee to Community Ed 
($5 Registration Fee must be collected by Feb. 13 to attend the class)

$20 at time of class
For Ages 3+
Min/Max: 5/30

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CANVAS PAINTING WITH PENNI


Dream Big and Catch The Stars  ** Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful
We will be using paint and stencils to create this!  This will be popular for all ages!  No Art Experience is needed!  Adults are welcome and encouraged to register and paint too!  Multiple paint colors will be offered.  Both paintings will be taught at the same class.
Instructor - Penni Kittelson, owner of Sunshine and Roses Traveling Art Studio. www.sunshineandrosescanvaspainting.com
Where: HS Art room (In the basement)
Date: Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 2:15pm-3:15pm
Age: Grades K-12.  Adults are welcome to register and paint too!
Cost: $24 per painter (
includes 11x14 canvas, all supplies and step by step instructions)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, February 28th
 

 
 
DRIVER'S TRAINING
Instructor: Todd Ingalls
Complete your 30 hours of classroom training right here in Spring Valley! This course will include 6 hours of behind-the-wheel training to get your license! There is also a required parent class available. Driving hours will need to be scheduled after completion of the classroom hours.
Cost: $365
Monday-Friday, February 26 - March 9
Mon, Tue, Thur, Fri 3:30-6:30pm
Wednesdays 2:30-5:30pm
KHS, Room #W200
Parent Class: Tuesday, March 6th
7:00-8:30pm
​KHS, Choir Room
Registration Deadline: February 20
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WOMEN'S SELF-DEFENSE CLASS

This is an introductory class for women taught by a female instructor!  It is so important to equip yourself with the right tools and awareness to either avoid situations or to defend! Knowledge is our best defense!  Learn techniques that work for you! 

This course will go over Awareness, Defense techniques, Simulated situations, points of attack, knowing yourself and surroundings and many more…plus practice your moves out on a male attacker!!

Instructor: Amie V. Yennie; Black Belt and Certified Instructor for Yennie Martial Arts
When: Wednesday, April 11th / 6:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Kingsland Cafe
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 4th
Minimum: 5 students
Class fee: $20.00/person

 
NINJA ACADEMY
Yennie Martial Arts
Ninja Academy teaches self-defense, discipline, balance and martial arts techniques. It's a great way to get a good workout and have a lot of fun learning new movements!
Tuesdays, April 17, 24 and May 1, 8
6:00-7:00pm @ Spring Valley Community Center
Ages 3+
$5 registration fee to Community Ed 
($5 Registration Fee must be collected by April 10 to attend the class)

$20 at time of class
For Ages 3+
Min/Max: 5/30
What makes your unique? What words would you use to inspire or describe yourself?
We will be using paint and paint pens to create this! Multiple paint colors will be offered. Please brainstorm some words for your child to bring with to class. They could make this for themselves or it would make an excellent gift! 
Instructor - Penni Kittelson, owner of Sunshine and Roses Traveling Art Studio.www.sunshineandrosescanvaspainting.com
Where: HS Art room (In the basement)

Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 2:15pm-3:15pm
Age: Grades K-12.  Adults are welcome to register and paint too!
Cost: $24 per painter (
includes 11x14 canvas, all supplies and step by step instructions)
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April
18th

 
 
DRIVER'S TRAINING
Instructor: Todd Ingalls
Complete your 30 hours of classroom training right here in Spring Valley! This course will include 6 hours of behind-the-wheel training to get your license! There is also a required parent class available. Driving hours will need to be scheduled after completion of the classroom hours.
Cost: $365
Monday-Friday, June 4 - 15
2:00-5:00pm
KHS, Room #W200
Parent Class: Tuesday, 12th
5:30-7:00pm
​KHS, Choir Room
Registration Deadline: May 29
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WOMEN'S SELF-DEFENSE CLASS

This is an introductory class for women taught by a female instructor!  It is so important to equip yourself with the right tools and awareness to either avoid situations or to defend! Knowledge is our best defense!  Learn techniques that work for you! 

This course will go over Awareness, Defense techniques, Simulated situations, points of attack, knowing yourself and surroundings and many more…plus practice your moves out on a male attacker!!

Instructor: Amie V. Yennie; Black Belt and Certified Instructor for Yennie Martial Arts
When: Wednesday, June 13th / 6:00pm-8:30pm
Location: Kingsland Cafe
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 6th
Minimum: 5 students
Class fee: $20.00/person

 
 
REGISTRATION FORMS AVAILABLE at 
http://kingsland.k12.mn.us/page/3666

Contact: Becky Bicknese