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Basketball Camp

Who: Individuals with disabilities who want to increase their basketball skills. This program will focus on developing recreational and social skills, as they relate to the sport.

  • Ages: 5-18 Years old (Cap of 10 participants)
  • Fee: Resident: $30.00 Nonresident: $45.00
  • Registration: TBA
  • When: TBA
  • Where: Pleasant Grove Recreation Center, Gym 1

Swimming Lessons

  • Ages: 5-18 Years old
  • Fee: Resident: $30.00 Nonresident: $35.00
  • Registration: TBA
  • When: TBA
  • Where: Pleasant Grove City Pool

*For more information call the pool at 801-785-9660.*

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The After School Chess Club is an opportunity for boys and girls ages 5 and up, including adults to develop critical thinking skills while mastering the fundamentals of chess. Participants will constantly be learning new techniques with the possibility to prepare to play in state competitions.

Younger participants must be able to recognize the following:

  • numbers 1-8
  • lower case letters "a-h"
  • upper case letters "K Q B R N"

This class will be an opportunity for kids & Adults to develop critical thinking skills while mastering the fundamentals of chess. They will constantly be learning new techniques and prepare to play in state competitions. Come and learn from one of the best chess teachers in the state. He has students who are rated 6th 24th, & 46 in the state and currently one of his students is the Jr. High State Champion. He also is Chess advisor for BYU, Provo High, and Dixon Jr. High.

Each session is 6 weeks long and sessions are offered throughout the school year.

Classes are held each Thursday from 4:00 - 5:15 p.m. at the Pleasant Grove Community Center, 547 South Locust Ave.

Participants can register for an entire session for $38.00 or attend individual classes for $8.00 per class.

Discount: $6 per class is available at the Community Center for those who register for two or more sessions at once and must register early for discount to be applied.

Sessions will run on the following dates:

Session 4: Feb 21 – Mar 28

Earn Your Chess Merit Badge

Merit Badge Finishing class will be determined by Instructor and participant at the end of Session. Must have at least 4 boys. Because of the extra 2-hour Class this will require an additional $10 fee.

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Who will be the next great chef?

Come join the fun and learn to cook meals from start to finish!

The chef class is for participants ages 8 and up, (adults are welcome to register).

  • Date: Tuesdays, Mar 5 - 26
  • Time: 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
  • Place: Community Center, Rm 5 & 6
  • Ages: 8 and up (Adults are welcome to register as well)
  • Cost: $65 or $18 per class (Reg. by Feb 26 Get $5 off on Full Class Fee)

We will be cooking...

  • Week 1 - Mar 5: Spaghetti Loaf & White Chocolate Churro Crunch
  • Week 2 - Mar 12: Chili Cheese Hotdog Bake & Mint “Pizookie”
  • Week 3 - Mar 19: Chicken & Cheese Quesadillas & Cream Puffs
  • Week 4 - Mar 26: Cheese Burger Pie & No Bake Cookies
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Pleasant Grove Recreation Center offers children dance classes for ages 4 to 17. These classes offer a variety of dance styles, from traditional technique to modern dance styles. All classes will be once a week from September 2018 through May 2019. Each class will last for approx. 50 minutes and include contemporary, ballet, hip hop, and jazz. There will be a dance recital at the end of the year. The fee is a $75 non refundable registration fee (includes costume fee) and then a fee of $30/month. Classes will begin the week of September 10th

*Prorated tuition fees for late signups or absent dancers will not be given.

Class sizes are limited, please sign up early!

Tap Dance

This beginning tap class will give you the opportunity to learn rhythm, coordination, and basic tap progressions. A fun and energetic class that will improve posture, confidence, and tap technique. Beginning class ages 5-8 and 9-17.

9-17 year olds: Monday 4:00 - 4:50 p.m.

4 Year Old Class

This class will introduce 4 year old children to dance. Classes will incorporate movement corresponding to music. It is a great way to introduce your child to dance with several genres of dance including ballet and jazz. Classes meet once a week.

  • Tuesday 3:00 - 3:55 p.m.
  • Wednesday 3:00 - 3:55 p.m.
  • Thursday 4:00 - 4:55 pm
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5 - 6 Year Old Class

This class is a beginner class encouraging flexibility, musicality, and coordination. Dancers will be taught several genres of dance including jazz, contemporary, hip hop, and basic ballet.

  • Monday 5:00 - 5:55 p.m.
  • Wednesday 4:00 - 4:55 p.m.
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7 - 8 Year Old Class

This is a beginner to intermediate class helping dancers to develop and increase flexibility and coordination. Students will be encouraged to progress throughout the year in their ability to retain movement sequences taught in class.

Day and Time: Tuesday 4:00 - 4:55 p.m.

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9 - 10 Year Old Class

This class is for older dancers who are beginner to intermediate in skill level. Class time will focus on helping dancers recognize and associate musical cues to specific choreographed movement. Several types of dance will be introduced including jazz, hip hop, contemporary, and basic ballet.

Day and Time: Wednesday 5:00 - 5:55 p.m.

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11-13 Year Old Class

Dancers with previous dance experience (intermediate to advanced) will be encouraged to broaden their experience with genres they have previously studied. Flexibility, agility, coordination, and musicality will be continuously focused and worked on. Several types of dance will be introduced including jazz, hip hop, contemporary, and basic ballet.

Day and Time: Tuesday 5:00 - 5:55 p.m.

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14-17 Year Old Class

Dancers with previous dance experience (intermediate to advanced) will be encouraged to broaden their experience with genres they have previously studied. Flexibility, agility, coordination, and musicality will be continuously focused and worked on. Several types of dance will be introduced including jazz, hip hop, contemporary, and basic ballet.

Day and Time: Monday 5:00 - 5:55 p.m.

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Instructor Spotlight

McKenzie Tomlinson

McKenzie began assisting in our dance program starting in 2011. She has taken years of dance classes and has proven herself passionate and competent about dance. Tap has been a passion of McKenzie's for many many years and she has won numerous awards for her talent. We are excited to for her to take over the instruction this year!

Additional Information Regarding Classes

Please Read

Overview

Teaching the participants different types of dance movement, increasing strength and flexibility, while building social skills.

Class Layout

  1. 7-10 Minutes Warmup and Stretch
  2. 7-10 Minutes Center Floor Work
  3. 7-10 Minutes Across the Floor Work
  4. 20-25 Minutes Choreography
  5. 5 Minutes Cool Down/Strength Training

Class Appropriate Attire

Participants will be expected to wear clothing appropriate for dancing, stretching, and moving each week to class. An example of appropriate clothing would be:

  • Tights or leotards
  • Bike shorts
  • Leggings

Ages 6-12 and up should wear a more form fitting top in order to allow the dance instructor to watch complete body movements. Younger students, (ages 3-5) can wear a t-shirt if desired. Tops should completely cover the torso, (no midriff shirts). Ballet slippers or dance shoes must be worn to class (no socks only).

Attire questions can be directed to the dance instructor the first day of class.

Jeans, baggy clothes or other casual clothing will not be tolerated. In future months, participants may be asked to wear color assigned attire depending on skill level.

Types of Movement

Participants will be taught in basic ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop, contemporary, and lyrical movement. They will be expected to learn all movement taught in class regardless of personal genre preference.

Concerts

Christmas Program

We will have a small Christmas program for all age groups. Concert will be at the recreation center.

Spring Concert

Classes will be taught 2-3 dances for participating in the Spring Concert. Dancers must attend class throughout the season in order to learn the movement required for them to dance with their class. In order to participate in the Spring Concert attendance at 70% of the classes should be used as a guideline. If the teacher feels that a student may have missed excessive amounts of class and are unable to learn the movement, parents may schedule with the teacher additional times for dancers to learn necessary steps for the Concert. Additional fees may apply for these classes.

Summer Dance Camp

We will be holding a dance camp June 20th-22nd. Cost is just $25 per child. We will have two different classes:

  1. 4-7 year olds: 11:00 - 11:55 a.m.
    • Fair Princess Day
    • Super Hero Day
    • Crazy Hair and Sock Day
  2. 8-16 year olds: 1:00 - 1:55 p.m.
    • Technique class taught all 3 days

Workshops are limited to 12 dancers so sign up today! Come join us and have some fun!

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  • When: TBA
  • Where: Pleasant Grove Recreation Center, 547 S. Locust Ave, Pleasant Grove / Classroom #1
  • Fee: $10.00 for 4 classes
  • Equipment: All equipment is provided
  • Instructor: Ed Hallman

All materials included to make Woolly Buggers, Leeches, Wet Flies, Nymphs, Scuds and more. Experienced Fly Tying Instructor Ed Hallman is excited to welcome you into the world of fly tying. Clinics will run every Saturday from 9am-11:30am.

If interested please contact the Recreation Center.

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6 Week Summer Gymnastics

This six week program offers the same structure and lesson plan as the school year program which introduces children, 3 and up, to basic gymnastic skills in a non competitive environment. Instruction will include the different apparatus such as uneven and parallel bars, balance beam, vaulting horse, and tumbling. Classes begin early June. For class information and class availability contact the front desk at 801-785-6172.

Class Resident Fee Non-Resident Fee
Preschool (Ages 3-5) $37.50, 1 Hour / Week $56.25, 1 Hour / Week
Beginning (Ages 5-8) $45, 1 Hour / Week $65, 1 Hour / Week
Beginning (Ages 9+) $52.50, 1 Hour / Week $72.50, 1 Hour / Week

September-April Gymnastics

Learn balance and skills in a non competitive environment. Participants are taught to have fun and try new things. Classes will teach different gymnastic apparatus such as uneven and parallel bars, balance beam, vaulting horse and tumbling mats. Children are worked at their own ability level to build coordination and confidence. Intermediate classes are also available. Classes fill up quickly and class size is limited. Classes will be held in the new Community Center on Monday or Wednesday afternoons. Registration is continuous on a space available basis. Please call the front desk at 801-785-6172 for information and available spots. There is a waiting list available for full classes. Program runs from September – March and will be a monthly tuition price due by the first of each month. Class enrollement is set up in two sessions. Sept - Dec and Jan - March. Prices below reflect the total cost of each session (not by month)

Class Resident Fee Non-Resident Fee
Preschool (Ages 3-5) $75, 1 Hour / Week $112.50, 1 Hour / Week
Beginning (Ages 5-8) $90, 1 Hour / Week $135, 1 Hour / Week
Beginning (Ages 9+) $105, 1 Hour / Week $157.50, 1 Hour / Week
Advanced (Ages 9+) $105, 1 Hour / Week $157.50, 1 Hour / Week

Kids Cooking Cupcake Wars

Come Join the Fun! Create your own cupcakes. Two winners per class will receive Cupcake Apron!

  • Date: Saturday, March 30
  • Time: Choose 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Place: Pleasant Grove Community Center / Rm. 5 & 6
  • Ages: 6 and up
  • Cost: $18 Register by March 25 (Classes are limited to 14 per class)

This year we will see who can come up with the most Creative decorations & best tasting combination of flavors. Each person will create 2 different decoration styles & Flavors - 3 of each style 2 to take home for their family to judge (1 - cupcake will be Judged for our contest)

Please do your homework and come with design for your cup cake.

Must be on time for this class!

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Omega Martial Arts teaches a hybrid of Taekwondo, Hapkido, Self Defense, Judo, Jiu Jitsu, Okinawan Weaponry for a well-rounded martial artist. All of our Omega Youth, Adult and Family Programs are designed to help develop focus, teamwork, discipline, fitness memory, coordination, control and balance. Students will progress through a designed curriculum and belt system appropriate for their age group. Our instructors are known for their superior technique and diverse martial art expertise. Our Omega journey is exciting and challenging and, with enough hard work, will lead to Black Belt and beyond! For more information please call Lori at 801-822-4837

Classes are held on Monday nights

  • Cost: $135 includes uniform. ($20 discount if you already have a uniform)
  • Kid Kickers (4-7 yrs. old) 4:30 - 5:15 p.m.
  • 8 years and Up: 5:15 - 6:00 p.m.

Classes start April 9, 2018 (may sign up afterwards at a pro-rated rate)

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TLC - Babysitting Class 2018-2019

This class is designed for boys and girls ages 9 to 15 who want to learn some skills in order to become a "Great" Baby Sitter. It is an all day camp that will include:

  • Ins & Outs of Babysitting - Your responsibility as a sitter
  • Child Care - Diapering, bottles, feeding, sanitation, and clean up
  • Safety & Emergencies - Keeping kids safe, phone etiquette, bumps & scrapes
  • Games & Fun - Activities to do with the children
  • The camp will also include a sitter's kit which will include things to take along Babysitting. Lunch will be included

May Class

  • Date: Saturday May 4th, 2019
  • Place: Pleasant Grove Community Center Room 5 & 6
  • Ages: 9 - 15 Years Old
  • Registration by Thursday May 1st or $5 late fee will be added
  • Cost: $38.00 - Open Registration
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Swiss Chess Tournament

Rules:

USCF rules apply; however, this is NOT a USCF rated tournament

USCF rating will be used first; otherwise ratings will be assigned, by age or by the tournament director.

Time control: game in 30 minutes per player / Last round will be 45min per game. Each child will play all rounds.

* Depending on number of players-4 to 5 rounds will be played

  • Date: Saturday – April 27, 2019
  • Place: Pleasant Grove Community Center
  • Address: 547 S Locust Avenue Pleasant Grove Utah, 84062
  • Cost: Registration: $16.(Includes lunch) Register online clicking the Register buttpn below, then choose Register for Activities, then choose (3) Fall/Spring 2019, then choose The Chess Club Tournement.
  • *Lunch Includes: 2 slices of pizza, soda and homemade cookies.(Parents may purchase a meal as well.)

Section One

Unrated 0-7yrs.or if you have never played in a tournament before. Check in- is the same time as Section Two

Section Two

A - Rating 100-599

B - Rating-600-900

Section Three

Rating 900 & Above


If you do not know your rating choose don't know rating and one will be given to you at tournament


Timeline

  • Check in: 8:30 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
  • Round 1: 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
  • Round 2: 10:20 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
  • Round 3: 11:25 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
  • Lunch- 12:30 p.m. - 12:55 p.m.
  • Round 4: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
  • Awards 2:15 - 2:45 p.m. if a 5th round last round will play at 2:15 and awards will follow
  • For more information please contact Vanessa at 801-785-6172 or vsevy@pgcity.org

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    Mom And Tot (Ages 2-4 yrs)

    20-minute Gym time, kids cooking, craft, Floor time with stories, songs & activities

    Ages 2-4 yrs- Adult must attend with child. (Babes in arms welcome).

    Choose a Time: Class is 1 ½ hours

    • Tuesday: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

    Kid class (Ages 3-6 yrs)

    20-minute Gym time, kids cooking, craft, Floor time with stories, songs & activities

    Ages 3-5 yrs - must be potty trained

    Choose a Time: Class is 1 ½ hours

    • Tuesday: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

    New - 6 weeks Sessions or 3 week 1/2 Sessions

    Class fee $60 per session or $40 3 week 1/2 session -choose A-first 3 wks or B-last 3 wks

    Get a friend to Register with you for a full session and get a free apron for each child!

    Limited spots avaiable so register early before spots are gone!

    Session Date A Session B Session
    Session 3 Jan 8 - Feb 13 Jan 8-23 Jan 29 - Feb 13
    Session 4 Feb 19 - Mar 27 Feb 19 - Mar 6 Mar 12-27
    Session 5 Apr 9 - May 15 Apr 9-24 Apr 30 - May 15
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    Toddler Gym

    Themed Play & Exercise Activities. 6 Week Session / Ages 20 months - 4 years old. Child must be accompanied by an adult. Any Child participating needs to be enrolled in class.

    • When: Wednesday 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    • Cost: $18 for all 6 weeks or 4 week punch card for $20 and choose what days you want to attend. Snack is provided.
    • Session 3: Jan 9 - Feb 13
    • Session 4: Feb 20 – Mar 27
    • Session 5: Apr 10 – May 15. (Cost this session is $25*. This session is more due to the egg hunt and extra half an hour and lunch)
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    Kids Gym

    Exercise Movement & Gym Activities. 6 Week Session / Ages 3-6 years old. Child Must be potty trained. Activities include: Parachute, listen move exercises, sports, blowups, tunnels & climbing, group games & other gym activities, plus a snack is provided.

    • When: Thursday 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
    • Cost: $18 for all 6 weeks or 4 week punch card for $20 and choose what days you want to attend. (Punch cards can only be purchased at the rec center)
    • Session 3: Jan 10 - Feb 14
    • Session 4: Feb 21 - Mar 28
    • Session 5: Apr 11- May 16 (Cost this session is $25*. This session is more due to the egg huntand extra half an hour and lunch)
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    Spring

    The Pleasant Grove Recreation Department has teamed up with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources to offer a community youth fishing program. This program is open to all youth ages 7 through 14 years old. This program will educate youth on casting, knot tying, proper use of fishing equipment, fish biology and diversity, aquatic ecology, water cycle and quality, fisheries management and ethics, fishing opportunities in Utah and most importantly - FUN!

    Classes will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, for six weeks, beginning this spring with a "fish fry". Each class is 90 minutes, with the first half hour instructing participants on the above mentioned topics and the last 60 minutes, fishing. Classes will be held at the Manila Creek Pond, located at 3300 North 900 West. The Manila Creek pond is stocked with Rainbow Trout and Blue Gill. The supervisor, Shaun Hemenway along with the dedicated hunter volunteers will be working with the participants in groups of five or six. This is a great chance to experience Utah’s fabulous outdoors. All equipment is available for use.

    • Ages: 7-14 years of age (Ages 6 accepted if parent is on-site to help)
    • Registration: March 1 - Until Filled
    • Class Begins: TBA (Sometime in April-May)
    • Fee: $20 includes bait, small tackle box (rods available for use)
    • Location: Manila Creek Park, 3300 North 900 West

    Summer

    The Pleasant Grove Recreation Department has teamed up with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources to offer a community youth fishing program. This program is open to all youth ages 7 through 14 years old. This program will educate youth on casting, knot tying, proper use of fishing equipment, fish biology and diversity, aquatic ecology, water cycle and quality, fisheries management and ethics, fishing opportunities in Utah and most importantly - FUN!

    Classes will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM, for six weeks. Each class is 1.5 hours, with the first half hour instructing participants on the above mentioned topics and the last hour fishing. Classes will be held at the Manila Creek Pond, located at 3300 North 900 West. Participants will be fishing mainly for Rainbow Trout. A volunteer adult instructor will be supervising and working with the participants in groups of five or six. This is a great chance to experience Utah’s fabulous outdoors. All equipment is available for use. Participants get their own tackle box, bait and manual.

    • Ages: 7-14 years of age. (We currently only have room for 10 youth. Please add yourself to the waiting list if the club becomes full. As we get more volunteers we will open up more space in the club and you will be contacted.)
    • Registration: May 21
    • Class Begins: TBA (Sometime in July-August)
    • Fee: $20 includes bait, small tackle box (rods available for use)
    • Location: Manila Creek Park, 3300 North 900 West

    Volunteers are needed for this program. Do you need Dedicated Hunter service hours? This is a great way to earn them! To volunteer or for more information contact Mandy Carson at 801-785-6172 or mcarson@pgcity.org

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    Daddy Daughter Date Night

    “Dress up 50’s Style”

    • Theme: Rockin around the clock tonight
    • Date: Friday, Feb 1
    • Time: 6-8 p.m.
    • Cost: Per couple $25 (each additional daughter $6)
    • Place: Pleasant Grove Recreation 547 S Locust Ave
    • Dinner: Sliders & fries, Rootbeer Floats
    • Dancing: 50's sock hop, Games and One Picture - extra pictures are $5

    Limited space register early!

    Mom & Daughter Moana Party

    “Dress up in Luau attire”

    • Theme: Rockin around the clock tonight
    • Date: Friday, Mar 1
    • Time: 6-8 p.m.
    • Cost: Per couple $25 (each additional daughter $6)
    • Place: Pleasant Grove Recreation 547 S Locust Ave
    • Dinner: Hawaiian Hay Stacks, Island soda bar & Chocolate Dipping, Craft, games & Entertainment and dance instruction by Island style Dance Studio
    • Get your picture with Moana! One Picture included extra pictures are $5

    Limited space register early!

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    Intro to STEM Using LEGO

    Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO®! Build engineer-designed projects such as Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Then use special pieces to create your own unique design! New and returning students can explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor. There is no prerequisite for this course.

    • Theme: Intro to STEM using LEGO
    • Ages: 5-7
    • When: June 11-15
    • Time: 1:30-4:30 p.m.
    • Fee: $177.50
    • Where: Pleasant Grove Rec Center

    Minecraft Master Engineering using LEGO

    Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO®! Build a motorized walking Creeper, a terrifying Ghast, and a motorized Minecart! This project-based camp, designed by Play-Well instructors, combines the basic format of our core engineering-themed programs based on the world of Minecraft. Students will explore real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while building their favorite Minecraft objects. Students will have a blast, even without any prior experience with Minecraft or LEGO.

    • Theme: Minecraft Master Engineering using LEGO
    • Ages: 8-12
    • When: July 5-6
    • Time: 1:30-4:30 p.m.
    • Fee: $71
    • Where: Pleasant Grove Rec Center

    STEM Challenge using LEGO

    Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO®! Apply realworld concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as Catapults, Pneumatic Cranes, Arch Bridges, and Battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level. There is no prerequisite for this course.

    • Theme: STEM Challenge using LEGO
    • Ages: 8-12
    • When: July 16-20
    • Time: 1:30-4:30 p.m.
    • Fee: $177.50
    • Where: Pleasant Grove Rec Center
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