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Spring 2024 Youth 

 
*Spring Class Registration Begins Monday, February 5.

COOKING

ALL ABOUT DOUGH!
Students will gain hands-on experience creating a vari­ety of goods & desserts. An intro course that will teach students “All About Dough!”. Students will learn differ­ent methods used in creating breads, pastries, cook­ies, etc. We will go over measuring ingredients, mixing, yeast development, kneading, flour/oil secrets, gluten & resting your dough, proofing, the straight dough meth­od and how to divide, shape and bake. Come learn to make bread, pie, pretzels, pizza, ravioli, scones, tarts, cinnamon rolls, cookies, beignets, chicken pot pies, pas­try pies and so much more! Ages: 8 years – 15 years old. Class fee: $130. Material fee: $60.

A Yummy Future
El Dorado Park West
Saturday, 4-5:30 p.m.

Class #60933    3/2-3/23
Class #60934    4/6-4/27
Class #60935    5/4-5/25

BASIC COOKING FOR KIDS
Students will receive hands-on training in a lecture and kitchen lab environment. Students will learn cu­linary terms and meaning, different cooking techniques, kitchen/food safety, kitchen math, mea­suring, food prepa­ration techniques, hand washing, knife safety and cutting techniques, table etiquette, basic nu­trition, and substi­tution. We will cover sautéing, simmering, stir-fry and more your child will be able to name. Identify and properly operate kitchen tools and appliances. No experience needed, for we start off with the basics from boiling water and cracking eggs and gradually increase to more advance culinary challenges like creating a chicken pot pie and stir fry. We will cover snacks, breakfast, lunch, dinner, and desserts. Ages: 7- 12 years old. Class fee: $130. Material fee $60.

A Yummy Future
El Dorado Park West
Saturday, 1-2:15 p.m.

Class #60936   3/2-3/23
Class #60937   4/6-4/27
Class #60938   5/4-5/25

CAKE DESIGN
Make a big impression with a decorated mini cake. Learn to decorate using geometric patterns, metallic stripes, & more as you create small cakes that have big styles. Students will learn to spread, fondant tech­niques, the basic of filling a piping bag and the different tips. Each week the students will be given a theme to recreate on their own cake. Theme examples include decorating a ladybug, minion, campfire, aquarium, and more. No experience necessary. This is an intro­ductory course to cake design. Cakes are 4-5 inch pre-made by a baker and available in regular & gluten free. Flavors include vanilla, chocolate & strawberry. Ages: 8- 18 years old. Class fee: $120. Mate­rial fee $60. 

A Yummy Future
El Dorado Park West
Saturday, Noon – 12:45 p.m.

Class #60942    3/2-3/23
Class #60943    4/6-4/27 
Class #60944    5/4-5/25 

DANCE

MEXICAN FOLKLORICO - BEGINNING
We will be learning dances from different regions of Mexico. This class will work on basic footwork for begin­ners to create aa dance. Shows count as a class. Attire: closed toe shoes, sweatpants, shorts, or skirts for flex­ibility as well as hair pulled back from face. Ages: 6-12 years old. Class fee: $92. *No class: 3/30 & 4/20.

Irene Portillo
Veterans Park
Saturday, 9 – 9:45 a.m.

Class #60796    3/16-5/11*  

MEXICAN FOLKLORICO - INTERMEDIATE
We will be learning dances from different regions of Mexico and Spain. This is a very fast paced intermedi­ate class. Students must have some dance experience. Shows count as a class. Attire: closed toe shoes, sweat­pants, shorts or skirts for flexibility as well as hair pulled back from face.  Ages: 9 – 17 years. Class fee: $92. *No class: 3/30 & 4/20. 

Irene Portillo
Veterans Park
Saturday, 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Class #60797    3/16-5/11* 

BALLET / TAP
This class introduces students to basic ballet warm-up, positions, technique, leaps and turns and classic tap steps such as shuffle ball changes. A great class for dancers of all levels! Ages: 4-7years old. Class: $68. Class held at Marina Community Center, 151 Marina Dr., Seal Beach. *No class: 4/3 & 4/4.

Anne Pennypacker
Marina Community Center

Wednesday, 3- 3:45 p.m.
Thursday, 5:45 -6:30 p.m.

Class  #60765   2/28-3/20
Class  #60762   2/29-3/21
Class  #60766   3/27-4/24* 
Class  #60763   3/28-4/25*
Class  #60767   5/1-5/22
Class  #60764   5/2-5/23 

HIP HOP
A fast-paced class to get dancers on their feet and groo­vin’. Learn street-style dances and funky hip hop com­binations to appropriate, upbeat music. Ages: 6–12 years old. Class fee: $68. Class held at Marina Community Center, 151 Marina Dr., Seal Beach. No class: 4/3. 

Anne Pennypacker
Wednesday, 3:45- 4:30 p.m.

Class  #60768   2/28-3/20
Class  #60769   3/27-4/24*
Class  #60770   5/1-5/22 

HIP HOP MINIS
A fast paced class to get dancers on their feet and groov­in’! Students will learn street style dance and a funky hip hop routine. Always fresh choreography each session. At session’s end we’ll perform a show. Tennis shoes needed for class. Ages: 4-6 years old. Class fee: 62. Class held at Marina Community Center, 151 Marina Dr., Seal Beach. *No class: 4/4.

Anne Pennypacker
Thursday, 3:15-3:45 p.m.

Class  #60771   2/29-3/21 
Class  #60772   3/28-4/25*
Class  #60792   5/2-5/23 

Jazz Tap
Learn the upbeat and lyrical moves of jazz in a fun routine and halfway through we’ll shuffle our way into a fun tap dance! Dancers will learn turns,   combinations, tap steps and more in this action packed class. *No class: 4/4. Class held at Marina Community Center - 151 Marina Dr., Seal Beach. FEE $68. Ages 6-13; 

Anne Pennypacker     
Marina Community Center
Thursdays
4:15 - 5p.m.

Class #60773                                  2/29-3/21                          
Class #60774                                  3/28-4/25*                      
Class #60793                                  5/2-5/23                    

PRIMA BALLET
Bonjour ballerinas! Designed for dancers desiring a strong ballet foundation, this class will explore proper execution of footwork, piques, pirouettes and more, learning a routine to perform. Ages: 6-12 years old. Class held at Marina Community Center-151 Marina Dr., Seal Beach. 6-12Yrs. *No class: 4/4.

Anne Pennypacker
Thursday, 5- 5:45 p.m.

Class  #60789   2/29-3/21        5-5:45p.m
Class  #60791    3/28-4/25*      5-5:45p.m.
Class  #60790   5/2-5/23          5-5:45p.m.

ENRICHMENT

MATH DEVELOPMENT 2-6
Students skills gaps are identified through comprehen­sive testing. Trained teachers structure and implement a program to reinforce identified skills in primary facts (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division), fraction operations, prime numbers, factoring concepts, deci­mals, algebra, geometry skills and increased confidence. For more information call: (949)263-0633. Ages: 6 years, 6 months – 11 years old. Testing and material fee: $20.

Readwrite Educational Solution Inc.
Heartwell Park
Tuesday, Thursday, 5:15 – 6 p.m.

Class  #60822   4/9-5/2          $89
Class  #60823   5/9-6/4          $89
Class  #60824   3/7-3/28        $79 

MATH DEVELOPMENT 2-6
Students skills gaps are identified through comprehen­sive testing. Trained teachers structure and implement a program to reinforce identified skills in primary facts (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division), fraction operations, prime numbers, factoring concepts, deci­mals, algebra, geometry skills and increased confidence. For more information call: (949)263-0633. Ages: 6 years, 6 months – 11 years old.  

Class #60833 Ages: 4 years, 6 months – 11 years old. Testing and material fee: $20. Class held at Mae Boyer Park, 6701 Del Amo Blvd., Lakewood. Class held at the Long Beach Community Resource Center-5365 E. 2nd St., Long Beach. *No class: 5/27.

Readwrite Educational Solution Inc.
Mae Boyer Park
Monday, Wednesday, 5:15-6 p.m.

Class #60810    3/6-3/27   $79
Class #60811    4/8-5/1     $89
Class #60812    5/8-6/5*   $89

Long Beach Community Resource Center
Monday, Wednesday, 5:10-5:55p.m.

Class #60831    3/6-3/27  $79
Class #60832    4/8-5/1    $89
Class #60833    5/8-6/5*  $89 

READING DEVELOPMENT 2-6
Individualized to your student’s needs. Improves comprehension, vocabulary, spelling, and fluency. Specially-trained teachers test, structure and implement your child’s program. For more information call: (949)263-0633. Ages: 6 years, 6 months – 11 years old. Class #60809 Ages: 4 years, 6 months – 7 years old. Testing and material fee: $20. Class held at Mae Boyer Park- 6701 Del Amo Blvd., Lakewood. Class held at the Long Beach Communi­ty Resource Center, 5365 E. 2nd St., Long Beach. *No class: 5/27.

Readwrite Educational Solution Inc.
Mae Boyer Park
Monday, Wednesday, 4:25-5:10p.m.

Class #60807    3/6-3/27   $79
Class #60808    4/8-5/       $89
Class #60809    5/8-6/5*   $89 

Long Beach Community Resource Center

Monday, Wednesday, 4:20-5:05 p.m.

Class #60828    3/6-3/27   $79
Class #60829    4/8-5/1     $89
Class #60830    5/8-6/5*   $89 

READING DEVELOPMENT K-1
Individualized to your student’s needs. Improves com­prehension, vocabulary, spelling, and fluency. Specially trained teachers test, structure and implement your child’s program. For more information call: 949-263-0633. Ages: 4 years 6 months – 7 years old. Testing and material fee: $20. *No class: 5/27. Class held at Mae Boyer Park- 6701 Del Amo Blvd., Lakewood. Class held at the Long Beach Community Resource Center, 5365 E. 2nd St., Long Beach. 

Readwrite Educational Solution Inc.
Mae Boyer Park
Monday, Wednesday, 3:35-4:20

Class #60804    3/6-3/27  $79
Class #60805    4/8-5/1    $89
Class #60806    5/8-6/5*  $89 

Long Beach Community Resource Center
Monday, Wednesday, 3:30 -4:15 p.m.

Class #60825    3/6-3/27    $79
Class #60826    4/8-5/1      $89
Class #60827    5/8-6/5*    $89 

Heartwell Park
Tuesday, Thursday, 3:35 – 4:20 p.m.

Class #60818    3/7-3/28  $79
Class #60816    4/9-5/2    $89
Class #60817    5/9-6/4    $89 

READING DEVELOPMENT 2-6
Individualized to your student’s needs. Improves com­prehension, vocabulary, spelling, and fluency. Special­ly-trained teachers test, structure and implement your child’s program. For more information call: (949)263-0633. Ages: 6 years, 6 months – 11 years old. Testing and material fee: $20.

Readwrite Educational Solution Inc.
Heartwell Park
Tuesday, Thursday, 4:25 -5:10 p.m.

Class #60821  3/7-3/28   $79
Class #60819  4/9-5/2     $89
Class #60820  5/9-6/4     $89 

MUSIC

EXPLORING INSTRUMENTS
Want to play music, but not sure where to start? This class will give you a chance to try three popular instru­ments: piano, guitar and drums. A beginning level class, no experience necessary. Ages: 7-11 years old. Class fee: $100. Class held at Jammin’ Music, 4228 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach. *No class: 4/3. 

Jammin’ Music
Wednesday, 4-4:50 p.m.

Class #60712   3/6-4/17*
Class #60716   4/24-5/29 

KEYBOARD KIDS
Children will be guided through a variety of fun and engaging musical activities with an emphasis on key­boards. Rhythm, note recognition and proper keyboard techniques will be taught as well as simple melodies. Ages: 5-6 years old. Class fee: $105.  Class held at Jammin’ Music, 4228 Atlantic Ave., Long Beach. *No class: 4/6.

Jammin’ Music Inc.
Saturday, 11 -11:50 a.m.

Class #60713    3/2-4/13*
Class #60717    4/20-5/25

SPORTS

JUJITSU
Self defense for children; students learn escapes, throws, and holds while developing better listening skills, coordination, and self-confidence from one-on-one instruction with 40 years of self defense experience. New students start first Monday or Wednesday of each month. www.LakewoodBudoKai.com. Ages: 6 – 12 years old. Class fee: $45. *No class: 5/27.

Russell Kelley Stearns Champions Park
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 6-7 p.m.

Class #60727    3/4-3/29
Class #60728    4/1-4/29
Class #60729    5/1-5/31 

KARATE - SHOTOKAN
This traditional Japanese Karate retains all traditions of ancient art. The philosophy and rules of Karate will help children develop a better form of discipline and respect. Consistent training helps students become stronger and develop more confidence. Karate will teach stu­dents the customs and courtesies of the Japanese cul­ture. Ages 5-12 years old. Class fee: $85. *No class: 5/27. 

Jony Martinez Cesar Chavez Park
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 6-7 p.m.

Class #60750    3/13-3/29 
Class #60751    4/1-4/26
Class #60752    5/1-5/31* 

SHOTOKAN KARATE
Shotokan, a Japanese karate developed from various martial art of “empty hand” fighting. To learn the Shoto­kan style one begins with humility. Shotokan is not only self defense karate but discipline of the mind. Students of any age will develop valuable self defense skills, self control and self discipline, improve concentration, co­ordination and focus. Please wear loose fitting clothing (preferably white). Uniforms are available for an addi­tional $40 (regardless of the size). Ages: 4-17 years old. Class fee: $50. *No class: 4/19 & 4/20. 

Antonio Silva Bixby Park
Friday, Saturday, 6-7 p.m.

Class #60857    3/1-3/23
Class #60858    4/5-4/27
Class #60859     5/3-5/31

TRADITIONAL KARATE - BEGINNING
Students will learn traditional Japanese style of karate, Itosu-Ryu. Emphasis on self-discipline, manners and respect. Testing is done on an individual basis. Ages: 5- 16 years old. Class fee: $140. Material fee (new students): $5. 

David Crockett
El Dorado Park West
Saturday, 10 – 10:45 a.m.

Class #60700    3/2-5/25 

TRADITIONAL KARATE - INTERMEDIATE
Students will learn traditional Japanese style of karate, Itosu-Ryu. Emphasis on self-discipline, manners and re­spect. Testing is done on an individual basis. Intermedi­ate class is for yellow belt 2-stripe and up. Ages: 5-18 years old. Class fee: $155. Material fee (new students): $5. 

David Crockett
El Dorado Park West
Saturday, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.

Class #60701    3/2-5/25 

D-UP BALLERS
D-Up Ballers will challenge you mentally and physically in the game of basketball. This program is geared for all levels, it enhances your basketball skills. You will be working on dribbling, passing, shooting, defense, foot­work and much more. We will have player(s) of the week and give out prizes! Ages: 7-16 years old. Class fee: $60. Material fee: $20. *No class 3/31 & 5/12. 

James Christian
Pan American Park
Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Class #60957    3/17-4/14*
Class #60958     4/21-5/19* 

PRE SOCCER
Enjoy running and kicking just like the big kids! Learn the basic techniques of the game and build self-esteem through participation and fun soccer activities. Children learn to follow in a nurturing age-appropriate environ­ment. Shin guards are required after the first meeting. All participants receive a Kidz Love Soccer jersey. Ages: 4-5 years old. Class fee: $162.

Kidz Love Soccer
El Dorado Park West
Saturday

Class #60739   4/12-5/24   10:40-11:15 a.m.
Class #60747   4/13-5/25   10:30-11:05 a.m. 

SOCCER 1 - TECHNIQUES & TEAMWORK
Develop dribbling, passing, defense and shooting skills! Fun games are played at every session and every par­ticipant will have a ball at their feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Shin guards are required after the first meeting. All participants will receive a Kidz Love Soccer jersey. 5-6 years old. Class fee: $162. 

Kidz Love Soccer
El Dorado Park West
Friday, 3:45 – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, 11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

Class #60740   4/12-5/24
Class #60748   4/13-5/25 

College Estates Park

Saturday, 4:35 -5:20 p.m.
Class #60749   4/13-5/25 

SOCCER 2 - SKILLZ & SCRIMMAGES
Have a great time while developing core soccer skills like dribbling, passing and shooting in a team play for­mat. Each class will include individual skill building and scrimmages to develop teamwork and positional play. All levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular game! Shin guards are required. All partici­pants receive a Kidz Love Soccer jersey. 7-10 years old. Class fee: $162.

Kidz Love Soccer
College Estates Park
Saturday, 5:25 – 6:10 p.m.

Class #60741   4/13-5/25