The following is a list of upcoming classes submitted by the Roudenbush Community Center
Attention Local Artists Roudenbush Community Center of Westford is looking for artists to exhibit their work September and October 2014. Photographs, drawings, and paintings are welcome. Fee of $50 includes an exhibit for an entire month and the use of the gallery space, as well as an opening reception night. Call Ellen Wright at (978) 692-5511×281 or send an email to [email protected]
Pencil Pushers & Book Club (Grades 3-5) In this week-long combined workshop, Pencil Pushers will let loose all those ideas in your child’s head and get them on paper. We will read short stories and learn writing skills inspiring your child to write their own adventures. Your child will complete their own illustrated book to bring home. In the afternoon, Book Club will read “The Lemonade War”, learn about the author, sharpen reading skills and have lively discussions and craft activities. We will break at noon. Lunch will be under the supervision of the instructor, Brenda Tobin, M.Ed. $278/$275 July 7 to July 11 (Monday thru Friday) 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. You can also sign up for programs individually $153/$150 each class.
Shoot It Straight Basketball Bootcamp Grades 5 to 8. In this summer clinic, aspiring athletes will learn the proper way to shoot, pass, dribble, and defend the ball. This clinic will teach students the mechanics and how to apply them to basketball. Kids will also work on team building skills and good sportsmanship. Learn to shoot straight, pass, and play a winning defense. $253/$250 Aug. 4 to Aug. 8 Monday thru Friday 9 to 11 a.m.
Excelling at Essay Writing for High School Think your high school student needs help to improve their essay writing for school or college or scholarship applications? This 3 week session is designed to help high school students write more effective dramatic essays that will develop their writing abilities in both classroom and on standardized tests and common applications for college. Willingness to learn and a laptop or note book are the only supplies you will need for this class. $63/$60 Aug. 14 to Aug. 28 (3 Thursdays) 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Kitchen Kamp Ages 4 to 8. This great class combines cooking, eating and fun. In this drop off class, we’ll measure, mix, and pour, as we make different recipes each day. We’ll taste, test, and talk about foods that are good for you, and yummy to eat. A $7 materials fee is payable to instructor on first day of camp. $115/$112
July 15, 16, 17 (Tuesday thru Thursday) 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Berry Delicious Party Ages 4 to 8. Summer is all about raspberries, strawberries, blackberries and more. Join the Kitchen Kids while we make and eat recipes that are all about berries and the great taste of summer. This is a drop off class for kids who want to learn a bit about cooking and experiments in the kitchen. $5 materials fee is payable to instructors on first day of class, $28/$25 Thursday, July 17 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Bubbles, Rosé Wines And Chocolate Learn the differences between Cremants, Proseccos, Cava, sparkling wine, and delicate rose wines. We will taste 5 unique wines from around the world paired with different types of chocolates and artisan cheeses. $43 to $40 Thursday, July 24 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Summer Floor Hockey for ages 6 to 10 come join the fun this summer as we spend an hour running, playing non-competitive floor hockey and learning its informal rules. We will introduce basic skills and team play will be emphasized. We will provide sticks. Participants must bring their own water bottle, safety goggles and wear sneakers. If you have any of your own equipment, you may bring it. $53/$50 July 28 to Aug. 1 (Monday to Friday) 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Teddy Bear Party Ages 3 to 7. All over town, teddy bears are shining their teapots and baking honey cakes in preparation. There’s going to be a tea party, and teddy bears will be the guests of honor. Arrive at the party in your finest attire accompanied by your favorite bear. Each guest will dress up Teddy before the tea begins. Choose from Teddy suits, tuxedos, dresses and hats. Additional finery will be provided for guests during the party. $28/$25 Friday, Aug. 8 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
For more details call 978-692-5511 or visit www.roudenbush.org to enroll in classes