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Special Interest Classes

last revised: 8/3/17

Downtown Summer Offerings

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Arts & Music & Character

Studio Recording

Ages: 8 & up | Cost: $35
Learn how to record and mix your own music in our professional recording studio.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
3:00 – 3:30, 3:30 – 4:00, 4:15 – 4:45, OR 4:45 – 5:15

Smart Girls

Ages: 8 – 10 | Cost: FREE
Health, fitness, prevention/education, and self esteem enhancement program for girls. The program is designed to encourage healthy attitudes and lifestyles. Registration begins June 15th.
Tuesdays 2:30 – 3:30

Aquatics

Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons

Ages: all | Cost: $45.00 per 2 week session
Session 1: 6/20- 6/29 (Reg Date June 15th)
Session 2: 7/11-7/20 (Reg Date June 27th)
Session 3: 7/25-8/3 (Reg Date July 18th)
Levels 2 – 4 are offered. Lessons are 2 days per week per 2 week session. Registration dates are staggered and start at 7:30am.
For help deciding which class your child belongs in, review the Swim Level requirements and skills.
Level 2: Tu & Thu 9:00 – 9:30pm
Level 3: Tu & Thu 9:40 – 10:10pm
Level 4: Tu & Thu 10:20 – 10:50pm

Swim Team / Water Polo

Ages: all | Cost: $45.00 per 6 week session
July 10 – Aug 16
Level 4 swimmers. Combo class provides basic skills and understanding of water polo and swim team competition in a recreational format. No classes during Thanksgiving week, Winter or Spring break
Mon & Wed: 4:30-5:45pm

Athletics

Basketball

Ages: 3rd graders & up | Cost: $65.00 per 8 week session
Summer league is an 8 week program focusing on maintaining and developing basketball skills over the summer months and preparing youth for the upcoming basketball seasons. Each day, time will be divided between skills camp and two to three 15 minute running clock games. Limited to 24 members per Division. Choose division based on grade child is entering. Visit Basketball page for more details.
Note: Priority registration for the 2017/18 basketball season will NOT be offered this year for youth participating in Summer Basketball.
June 19 – August 11th (no camp Fri 7/14)
Time: 4:30 – 6pm
Mondays Div 3a: Entering Grades 3 & 4 FULL
Tuesdays Div 3b: Entering Grades 3 & 4
Wednesdays Div 2a: Entering Grades 5 & 6 FULL
Thursdays Div 2b: Entering Grades 5 & 6
Fridays Div 1: Entering Grades 7 & 8

Live Oak Summer Offerings

Athletics

Futsal League

Ages: 5 – 18 | Cost: FREE
Call or come by the Live Oak Clubhouse for more info, or email coachkumasaka@gmail.com

Junior Giants

Ages: 5 – 18 | Cost: FREE
Non-competetive, co-ed baseball through the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Activities League. For more info, email Monica.Rocha@santacruzcounty.us or call (831) 454-7697

last revised: 8/3/17

Downtown Afterschool Offerings

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Arts & Music

Music Lessons

Ages: 6 & up | Cost: $35.00 per 4 week session
Due to limited space and increasing popularity, Club members may only register for 3 consecutive sessions of music programs before they are required to take a break for one session.

Piano Lessons

DAYS/TIMES TBD

Guitar Lessons

DAYS/TIMES TBD

Studio Recording

Ages: 8 & up | Cost: $35.00 per 4 week session
Learn how to record and mix your own music in our professional recording studio. Parents may sign their child up for one of the following class times
Tuesday & Thursday each week:
3:30 – 4:00pm
4:00 – 4:30pm
4:30 – 5:00pm
5:15 – 5:45pm
5:45 – 6:15pm

French Language Club

Ages: 8 & up | Cost: FREE for 9 week session
Members will practice and learn basic French, learn about the history and geography of France, as well as explore current issues that face the country today.
Session 1 & 2
Fridays: 4:00 – 5:00pm

Aquatics

Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons

Ages: all | Cost: $35.00 per 4 week session
For help deciding which class your child belongs in, review the Swim Level requirements and skills.
Level 2: Wed 4:00 – 4:30pm
Level 3: Wed 4:40 – 5:10pm
Level 4: Wed 5:20 – 5:50pm

Private swim lessons

Ages: all | Cost: $40.00 per 45-minute class
To schedule a private swim lesson please contact our Aquatics Coordinator at (831) 423-3138 ext.30

Swim Team / Water Polo

Ages: 6 & up | Cost: $35.00
Level 4 swimmers. Combo class provides basic skills and understanding of water polo and swim team competition in a recreational format.
Mon and Thurs: 4:00-5:30pm
Session 1 only

Athletics

Karate Class

Ages: 6 & up | Cost: $35.00 per 4 week session
Beginning Class (6 & up): Wed & Fri: 4:00 – 4:45pm
Intermediate Class (orange belts & up): Wed & Fri: 4:45 – 5:30pm

Basketball and Biddyball

League is open to girls and boys 1st – 8th grades.
Visit Basketball page for more details.

Dodgeball

Ages 8 & up | Cost: $25 for 6 weeks
Registration Opens: Feb 6th, 6pm

League runs April 16th – May 23th
Catch, throw, and dodge your way through this exciting and fun league! Dodgeball games include traditional, basketball, army, and medic. Registration includes dodgeball shirts, tournament, and pizza party at the end of the season. Meets twice per week.
DAYS/TIMES TBD

Live Oak Afterschool Offerings

Athletics

Toadal Fitness

Various Ages | Cost: Free
Thanks to the generosity of the folks at Toadal fitness Club members are able to participate in the following classes free of charge:

Class Ages Day/Time Description Fee
Yoga 7+ Mondays
3:25 – 4:30
Have your children always wanted to try yoga, just like mom & dad? Now’s their chance! In Kids Yoga, taught by the amazing Daniela, children will learn proper yoga positions, practice meditation & breathing techniques, and learn the importance of listening to their bodies. Free
Sports and Fun 7 – 10 M – Th
4:10 – 5:20
Kids will learn about what it means to play on a team while having fun playing dodgeball, capture the flag, soccer, relay races, and other games that will make sure your youth is staying healthy & active! Youths will also receive help with mastering cartwheels, handstands, and somersaults in this energetic class. Free
Kids Workout 11 – 14 Tu – Th
3:25 – 4:30
Youths will learn work-out methods specifically designed to strengthen their bodies’ cores and work out their abdominal muscles. Time will be spent learning about what machines work on which body parts (and the names of those muscles), proper form, and stretching. $5
Kickboxing 8+ Tuesdays
4:10 – 5:30
A great workout for everyone interested in improving their fitness & stamina.Class format integrates combinations of punches, kicks, & heavy-bag work, additional muscle and motion exercises. You will have fun, reduce stress, & get an awesome workout. $35
Mixed Martial Arts 8+ Thursdays
4:10 – 5:30
MMA stands for mixed martial arts. That is exactly what our MMA class represents. It is the fusion of striking martial arts put together into a hybrid dynamic striking style that promotes health, stress relief, and personal balance. $35
Grappeling and Jiu-Jitsu 11+ Mondays
4:10 – 5:30
A class for beginners through advanced students. Classes teach the basics of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. You will start out with fundamental defense, escape, and submission techniques from varying positions along with counters to each of the techniques. $35
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu 11+ Wednesdays
4:10 – 5:30
Jiu-jitsu, or “gentle art”, teaches an individual to overcome a challenger, no matter his or her size. Brazilian jiu-jitsu accomplishes this by transitioning the fight to the ground where practitioners employ proper technique and leverage one’s own strength to defeat an opponent. $35

Tech

Builders/Makers

All Ages | Cost: $10.00 per 4 week session
Students will be building/making projects like Robots, Bluetooth typewriters, drones, etc.
Wednesdays 4:30 – 5:30p

Fashion Design and Illustration

All Ages | Cost: $10.00 per 4 week session
Students learn industry standards in design, pattern drafting, and illustration.
Thursdays 4:30 – 5:30p

Music

Digital Recording Studio

Ages 11 & up | Cost: $35.00 per 4 week session
Anyone can make a song in their head, but with Music Production and Recording, you can turn your vision into a reality. Learn to make a song from scratch, using cutting edge software as well as state of the art gear just like the pros use. Whether it’s dance music, grimy hip hop, or head bangin’ rock and roll, anything is possible with the skills you’ll learn.
Mondays or Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:00p or 6:00 – 7:00p

Summer Program Flyer: Downtown

Summer Program Flyer: Live Oak

Summer 2017 Session & Registration Dates

Registration for Summer Special Interest Classes at BOTH Clubhouses is open TUESDAY 5/16. Field trip registrations are staggered throughout the year:

Live Oak Field Trips

Registration Opens Field Trip Date Field Trip Description
May 16 June 15 Felt Street Park
May 16 June 22 Museum of Discovery
May 16 June 29 Gizdich Ranch
June 27 July 6 Movie (TBD)
June 27 July 13 Roller Skating
June 27 July 20 Bowling
July 12th July 27 Twin Lakes Beach
July 19 August 3 San Jose: Children’s Discovery Museum (6 – 11yo) or Tech Museum (11 – 18yo)
July 19 August 10 Natural History Museum/ Seabright Beach
July 19 August 17 Boardwalk

Downtown Field Trips

Registration Opens Field Trip Date Field Trip Description
May 16 June 22 Mini Golf
May 16 June 29 Beach Day
June 27 July 6 Movie (TBD)
June 27 July 13 Roller Skating
June 27 July 20 Bowling
June 27 July 27 Beach Day
July 27 August 3 San Jose: Children’s Discovery Museum (6 – 11yo) or Tech Museum (11 – 18yo)
July 25 August 10 Beach Day
July 25 August 17 Boardwalk

Afterschool Program Flyer: Downtown

Afterschool Program Flyer: Live Oak

2017/18 Session & Registration Dates

Most special programs will be held in the 4 week sessions outlined below. Registration dates are Tuesday evenings on the date specified, from 6pm – 8pm at Downtown and from 5pm – 7pm at Live Oak.

Registration Opens Session Dates
August 29 Session 1: September 5 – 29
October 3 Session 2: October 9 – November 3
November 7 Session 3: November 13 – December 15 (no classes week of 11/20)
December 12 Session 4: January 8 – February 2
February 6 Session 5: February 12 – March 9
March 13 Session 6: March 19 – April 20 (no classes week of 4/2)
April 24 Session 7: Apr 30 – May 25
May 15 Summer Registration: All Day (10am – 7pm)