From Sports to Arts, Fort Collins Recreation has a program for your child.
December 30, 2010 (FORT COLLINS, Colorado) – The City of Fort Collins Recreation Department offers a wide variety of youth programs to start off the New Year. From youth team sports like Basketball to creative opportunities like Artists Café, Recreation has a program your child can benefit from while exploring new opportunities and meeting new friends.
For more information or to register for any of these programs call 970.221.6655 or visit fcgov.com/Recreator.
Youth Boys Basketball
Teams are filling quickly for the 2011 Boys Recreation Basketball season presented by The City of Fort Collins Recreation Department. The league is open to all boys in grades 2-8. Two practices per week with games on Saturday mornings. Cost $59.
Learn to draw people, animals and more! Class held on Thursdays, 5-6:00 PM at the Northside Aztlan Community Center. January 6-20. Cost $29
Flip Book Cartooning
Create moving cartoons! Class held on Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 PM at Northside Aztlan Community Center. January 6-20. Cost $29
Mommy, Daddy and Me Sign Language (Baby Sign language)
Ages: 6 months-2 years
Sign language class for Baby and 2 adults! Class held on Wednesdays, 11:00 AM to Noon at Northside Aztlan Community Center. January 5-26. Cost $36
I Want To Be a Scientist
What is it like to be a scientist? Explore, learn, discover! Class held on Tuesdays, 10-11:30 AM at Northside Aztlan Community Center. January 11 – Physics, January 18 – Magnets, January 25 -Vet Medicine. Cost $13
Learn about the featured artist and explore their technique through play and experimentation.
Class held on Mondays 4:30-6:00 PM at Northside Aztlan Community Center. January Featured Artists: January 10 – Picasso, January 24 – Dali, January 31 – Picasso. Cost $13
Moms, caregivers and kids, start your week and your New Year out right! Kids will have fun with arts and crafts, learning games, story time and gym play. Moms / caregivers can use this class to get their work out in or errands completed. Morning and afternoon sessions are available. Class held on Mondays 9:30-11:30 AM or 12:30-2:30 PM at Northside Aztlan Community Center. January Dates: 1/10, 1/24, 1/31. Cost $10
Kids Night In
Kids will enjoy a night in while parents enjoy a well deserved night out! Pizza, movies, gym time and arts & crafts will all be part of the fun! FYI: Parents! Kids Night In date(s) coincide with DBA’s First Friday Gallery Walk. Friday, 1/6 5-9:00 PM at Northside Aztlan Community Center. Cost $21
Intro to Digital Photography
This introductory digital photography class will help young people (and their parents) get off auto-mode and learn how their digital camera works. Class will cover basic composition, how to get the shot, when to use a flash, why your pictures are blurry and will explore editing techniques. Parents may attend for an additional $10. Classes held on Saturdays, 1/15-1/22, 10-11:30 AM at Northside Aztlan Community Center.