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Foods Of The World

This program will introduce participants to the different techniques and ingredients used in kitchens around the world.  Each week will explore a different culture while preparing and sharing a dish from that region.

Topics include:

  • Kitchen skills
  • Techniques and ingredients from other cultures
  • Foods from Italy, Syria, Greece, etc.

8
$40.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-04 2017-11-22 5:00PM 6:00PM 8

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Introduction To Welding

This course will introduce youth to welding skills and give them hands-on experience with different techniques and materials.

Our summer camps sold out quickly so make sure you register early to ensure that you have a spot reserved for this exciting new opportunity.

Participants will learn:

  • Shop safety
  • Welding techniques using MIG and TIG
  • Grinders, presses, and other shop equipment

8
$50.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-05 2017-11-23 4:30PM 5:30PM 8

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Intermediate Welding

Participants who already have an understanding of basic welding techniques are invited to join this more free-form hour of working on different projects using our fully equipped shop.  The instructor is available to help youth with advanced skills or new skills.

Come out and improve your skills!

8
$40.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-05 2017-11-23 6:00PM 7:30PM 8

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Microsoft Office Skills

Microsoft Office has become the standard suite of office software.  Learning how to use these tools effectively will help you at school and in work.

Office can be used for everything from writing resumes, creating budgets, presenting ideas and much more.

During this course participants will learn:

  • Basics of Word, Excel, and Powerpoint
  • Valuable time saving shortcuts
  • How to format for visual impact.

8
$30.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-05 2017-11-23 5:00PM 6:00PM 8

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Sewing Skills (Fall 2017)

Come out and learn the basics of sewing.  We will start with simple but stylish projects that will help youth learn basic skills and have fun at the same time.

Participants will have the opportunity to learn skills such as:

  • different types of fabrics
  • preparing fabric
  • threading sewing machine
  • choosing a sewing machine needle
  • sewing straight lines

8
$30.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-04 2017-11-22 5:00PM 6:30PM 3

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Launch Pad Band

“Wanna be in a band?” Here’s your chance. Come with or without an instrument. Just bring a sense of experimentation and play! All skill levels are welcome.

As a group we will explore rhythm, improvisation, musicianship, composition, recording, traditional notation, as well as how to create our own new ways of scoring music, all in a fun, inclusive environment.

By the end of our time together we’ll even have a gig: a special performance at Launch Pad’s Fall Celebration Gala.

8
$30.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-05 2017-11-23 6:00PM 7:30PM 6

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Recreation and Adventure Club

Do you have what it takes to challenge yourself and expand your comfort zone? Come find out! Challenges like kayaking, rock climbing, mountain biking, trampolining and more! You do not need experience to participate, simply a belief in yourself! Feel the rush when you prove to yourself that you can do things you never thought possible! Adventure awaits…

Facilitator: Benson Coulson from Be Recreation Therapy.

8
$0.00
Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Max Participants
2017-10-04 2017-11-22 4:30PM 7:30PM 8