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Early Learning

ECFE Winter/Spring 

´╗┐Enrollment is Now Open! 

Please join us!

ECFE Winter/Spring registration is now available online. Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) classes are for children birth to 5 and their parents/families. Classes begin the week of January 24th. Sign up now to ensure your space in January! Click on the link for a full class listing and enrollment information: https://commed.sowashco.org/early-learning/early-childhood-family-education-ecfe. For questions, call 651-425-7181 or email sgriffit2@sowashco.org.

 

Join us for ECFE Drop-In Play!

Location: Liberty Ridge Site 2 (11283 Eagle View Blvd., Woodbury)

Monday, 11:30 am -12:45 pm (Birth to 5 Years)

Wednesday, 9:15-10:30 am (Birth to 5 Years)

Wednesday, 11:30 am – 12:45 pm (Birth to 5 Years)

Friday, 11:30 am – 12:45 pm (Birth to 5 Years)

 

Location: District Program Center (8400 E. Point Douglas Road S., Cottage Grove)

Tuesday, 3:00 – 4:30 pm (3-5 Years)

Thursday, 3:00 – 4:30 pm (3-5 Years)

 

ECFE Drop-In Play and ECFE classes will not occur on the 

following dates:                      

Feb. 18-22                       Mar. 7-14

Jan. 17-21                        Apr 15 and 25

Youth Enrichment

IN PERSON

Serenity Farm Horse Camp, Monday, December 27 and Wednesday, December 29, 9 am - 2 pm, Serenity Farm, Stillwater, Ages 6-12

Simply Silly Stuff Art Camp Wednesday and Thursday, December 29 & 30, 9 am - 12 pm, Kidcreate Studio, Woodbury, Ages 4-9

Winter Wonderland Cake Decorating, Tuesday, December 28, 9 am - 12 pm, East Ridge, Grades 6-9

Driver Education After School beginning January 11 at East Ridge and Park, Ages 14.5+

ONLINE

Private Music Lessons with Michelle Dunkirk Lessons are offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through February. Choose the day and time that works best in your schedule.

Minecraft: Battle of the Ender Dragon Monday and Tuesday, December 27 & 28 , 9 am - 12 pm, Grades 2-6

Driver Education Beginning January 10th, 4-7 pm, Ages 14.5+

ONLINE ON-DEMAND (ANYTIME)

Science Explorer Kits  Lots of STEM activity kits to choose from. Preschool – Elementary age

Do At Home Kits: Gingerbread House Kit, Snowflake Wreath, Weaving Projects, Beaded Keychains and more! Fun for all ages, under 6 years may need adult help/supervision for some.

Kids in the Kitchen Class Favorites cooking class on your schedule. Adult supervision for students under age 13 is recommended.

Youth Sports

IN PERSON

  • Gymnastics Looking for information about gymnastics classes? Check out the information page for class descriptions, current schedules, and registration deadlines.

  • Swim lesson and lap swim registrations now open for classes beginning in January. Lap swimmers must register as we will not be able to take walk ins. Find classes here:  Swim lessons Lap Swim

  • Happy Feet Tuesdays beginning January 4 at Middleton and Grey Cloud, 6:30-7 or ´╗┐7-7:30 pm Ages 2-4 or 5-7

  • Middle School Winter Speed and Strength Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan 4 - Mar 3, 6:15-7:15 pm, East Ridge, Grades 6-8

  • Soccer Shots Fridays after school beginning January 7 at Bailey, Middleton, Red Rock and Royal Oaks, Grades K-2

  • Little Royals Dance Clinic Friday, January 7, 4:30-8:30 pm, Woodbury High, Grades K-8

  • Middle School Boys Basketball Beginning Jan 10th after school at Cottage Grove, Lake, Oltman and Woodbury Middle Schools, Grades 6-8

  • Park Youth Wrestling Session II Mondays and Wednesdays, Jan 10 - Mar 16, Park, Grades K-6

  • Golf Squad Fridays, January 14 - February 4 at Valley Crossing or Fridays, January 21 - February 11 at Liberty Ridge, 3:55 - 5:25 pm, Grades 1-5

  • My7on7 Pasing Football League begins Saturday April 2, East Ridge, Grades K-8

 

DAYTIME PE LIFEGUARDS NEEDED (part time)

Got your lifeguard certification and your kids are at school? Apply to lifeguard during PE classes! Must be available to work all pool locations in Cottage Grove and Woodbury. Hours vary between 2 – 5 hours/day when PE is scheduled in the pool. Hours range between 7:55 AM and 3:00 PM. Must have a willingness to help teachers ensure safety and order while in the pool. Need to be at least 18 years old. APPLY HERE

LOVE THE WATER AND WORKING WITH CHILDREN? HAVE KNOWLEDGE OF SWIMMING STROKES?

(Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Elementary Backstroke, Side Stroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly) We are hiring part time swim instructors for multiple locations within the district. Must have a willingness to work with children and parents. Lifeguard preferred – but not required. We will train the right candidate!! Need to be at least 14 years old. APPLY HERE

Kids Club

We're Hiring! If you like working with kids and are looking for part time or full time work, Kids Club may be the place for you! 

Kids Club is a school age child care program operated by SoWashCo Schools Community Education. Kids Club is offered before and after school and on school release days at all 16 elementary schools. Experience working with children is preferred. 

Learn more at sowashco.org/careers. Questions? Contact Carol Tobin at ctobin@sowashco.org or 651-425-6612.

Adults

DAYTIME

EVENING

EVENING ONLINE

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    Feldenkrais Awareness Through Movement, Wednesdays, Jan 5 – Feb 9, 6-7 pm  

  • Yoga Level 1 Try It Free, Tuesday, Jan 11, 5:30 – 6:30 pm 

  • SoWashCo Young Scholars 2021-22 Parent Speaker Series, Carol Malueg, Positive Advocacy & Self-Advocacy: The Road to Independence, January 18, 2022, 6-7 pm on Zoom. Contact Colleen Redmond at credmond@sowashco.org for more information.

Ed2Go - Online Enrichment and Career Opportunities

  • Hundreds of interactive online courses taught by expert instructors are available HERE

Great Rivers Adult Education Consortium 

 

Register for FREE Classes for Adults:

Earn your NorthStar Digital Literacy Certificate with us! For questions please text or call Susie Evans at 

´╗┐651-270-3266 or email her at sevans1@sowashco.org.

Senior Activities - 50+

Cribbage is back! – Wednesdays beginning Jan. 5, 1-3pm New!

Community Conversations: Get the Inside Scoop from Local Police – Wed., Jan. 5, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Free weekly activities such as Bingo, Bunco, Farkle, Bridge, 500, Mexican Train, Mahjong, Hand & Foot and more. See dates and times HERE.

Senior Exercise - FREE afternoon classes! Monday/Wed. at 3:15 pm is SAIL – Stay Active and Independent for Life (Age 65+) and Tues/Thurs. at 3:15 is Strength & Balance. (Classes are off for two weeks and resume Jan. 3, 2022.)

Foot Care appointments are scheduled by appointment only on the first Tuesday and Friday of the month. Cost is $23. Service is offered by Ginny’s Footcare. Call 651-425-6650 to schedule.