Mary Rowlandson School Extended Learning

~MARCH 2017~

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WEAVING CLASS

Participants will learn the art of weaving using a cardboard loom. Students will create a small woven wall hanging weave design using yarn and beads. Color, texture and pattern will be emphasized. 
Instructor: Barbara Helfrick
Grades: 3 - 5
Cost: Free
Class Size: 10
Dates: 4/11, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9
Time: 3:30 - 4:30
Registration

On the Mark Archery LogoONTHEMARK ARCHERY CLOSED
OnTheMark's 'learn by playing' philosophy enables student to enjoy the excitement of shooting while practicing skills and fundamental aspects of the shot process embedded into the course.
Time: 3:30 - 4:30
Location: Mary Rowlandson Elementary School Gym
Grade: 4 - 8
Cost: $76.00
Dates: 5/11, 5/18, 5/25
Day: Thursday
Registration

 Chef Cooking Clip Art Images & Picture
 NEW!
 JUNIOR CHEF FUN! 
This introductory class will provide an introduction to the art of cooking. Participants will explore healthy eating habits, learn basic cooking skills and prepare a simple meal  with Chef Tom Houle!
Grades: 1 - 3
Time: 3:30 - 5:00
Date: March 28th
Day: Tuesday
Cost: Free

Registration 

Community Symbol.pngCOMMUNITY GARDENING/COOKING SERIES
This series is designed to pair experienced gardeners and cooks with younger people and less experienced gardens. Gardeners will grow for themselves and for the Community.  In addition everyone learns and has lots of fun!  Events include a cooking series, and a planting and growing series. We plan on some great Farm to Fork dinners too, and already have commitments for produce and some big name chefs coming in, as well as yet to be discovered celebrity chefs. If you would like your child to participate please complete the below permission form and have your child return it to Ms. Rita. All are welcome! Kids and adults! Thanks to Harvard Community Health Foundation for their support 
Grades: K - 5
Date: TBA
Time: 3:30—5:30 
Cost: Free
Permission Form  

Dancer Silhouettes.png NEW! LET'S DANCE
Classes will provide a fun and friendly way for students to experience the basics of Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop styles. Students will also learn a short routine with the option of participating in the Extended Learning Program’s Got Talent Night in June!
Grades: K - 5
Time: 3:30 - 4:30
Dates: TBA
Location: Mary Rowlandson Gym
Cost: No Cost
Registration

Blue Tennis Player.png SPRING QUICKSTART TENNIS  

QuickStart tennis is the newest rage sweeping the junior tennis world! This program allows younger children to play tennis using a smaller court, softer balls and other specialized equipment.  Kids are extremely engaged and they learn skills that can be applied to more advanced techniques as they improve.  The MLTC has been offering high-level tennis instruction in Acton for over 16 years and the program was one of the first in the area to offer QuickStart methods. Student's should wear sneakers and dress comfortably. Rackets provided.
Day: Tuesday
Dates: 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/23, 5/30 
3:15 - 4:15 Beginner Grades K - 2
4:15 - 5:15 Beginner Grades 3 - 5
Cost: $106.00
Registration

Illustration Of Three Colored Easter Eggs.pngThe Easter Bunny will be visiting in April with a basket of eggs to hide!

MAY 2017

EXTENDED LEARNING'S GOT TALENT DINNER/SHOW!
Location: Florence Sawyer Auditorium
Date:              May 12th
Dinner:          6:00 - 6:30
Talent Show: 6:30 - 7:30
Cost:              Free 
A chance for everyone to SING!


 

~Lego Club is a builder's dream.~
Lego Club
Lego Club
~Valentine cupcake decorating was a sweet success.~
Jenna cupcake happiness
~Great friends creating friendship bracelets~

Friendship bracelet

Friendship bracelet
~America's next talent!~
DANCE 2
~Community Center Senior
 and  Student Collaboration~
Community Center

Community Center Garden Beds Progject
   ~Fall Planting~
Fall planting.
  ~Johnny Q's Music Club~   
Johnny Q's Music Club

          ~Spring Butterflies~          
Egg Hunt

Butterflies