INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS – YOUTH

SAFE SITTER
Ages: 11-16. Enrollment Min 6 / Max 8. Using a well-rounded medical-based curriculum, Safe Sitter prepares youth to be better adults and parents by teaching more than just basic babysitting skills. CPR for both children and infants will be taught along with skills such as feeding, changing, and dealing with problem behavior. Also, the class looks at the business side of babysitting, covering how to market oneself as a sitter and how to choose and negotiate job offers. Safe Sitter gives youth the confidence and skills needed to be a skillful babysitter. Participants will receive a certificate and a babysitter handbook upon completion of the program. Instructor: Katie Ellena.
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QUANTRILL’S RAID GRAVEYARD WALK
Ages: 8+. Enrollment Min 10 / Max 20. Join Brittany Keegan, Watkins Museum of History curator, to learn about some of the founding of our historic Oak Hill Cemetery, hear stories of early Lawrence, including Quantrill’s Raid. You’ll also meet some of the notable people buried within the hallowed grounds. Instructor: Brittany Keegan
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JUNIOR TENNIS CLINICS

RED BALL
Ages: 6-7. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 8. Students will learn the mechanics of each stroke, as well as footwork and rallying skills. They will enjoy the fun of rallying and point play. They will enjoy the beginning stages of competing and incorporate lots of games and fun into the mix! Includes large, low-compression red balls,  & miniature courts.
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ORANGE BALL
Ages: 8-10. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 8. Students will sharpen their strokes, increase their court coverage, and learn to control the pace, spin, and depth of their shots. The students will begin to compete in games. Includes low-compression orange balls & shortened court boundaries.
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DEVELOPMENT
Ages: 11-14. Enrollment Min 4 / Max 8. Students will focus on proper technique and mechanics. Exposure to match and point play is introduced while continuing instruction on the fundamentals. This program is for novice/recreational players who want to learn the game, as well as players looking to improve on fundamentals.
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INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS – ADULT

BEGINNERS, WOODWORKING OPEN SHOP
Ages: 18 and Up. Woodworking is a designed to introduce students to general woodworking practices. Participants will study project planning and design, wood and wood products, safe operation hand and power tolls, and joinery techniques. Price reflects monthly fee. Materials and supplies are covered in the cost. Co-sponsored with Peaslee Tech.
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Enroll online for 20 sessions
Enroll online for 30 sessions

ADVANCED, WOODWORKING OPEN SHOP
Ages: 18 and Up. For experienced participants who want to master their woodworking and furniture making skills. Based on skill development and with the use of the fully functioning shop. Your instructor will emphasize hands-on-training and lead discussion on woodworking theory and application. Price reflects monthly fee. No materials are provided with this program. Co-sponsored with Peaslee Tech.
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Enroll online for 20 sessions
Enroll online for 30 sessions