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Enrichment Programs for All Ages

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The SLARA office offers many enrichment programs for both children and adults. You may view our latest brochure to see specific class offerings. You can find anything from Horseback Riding to Photography classes!

SLARA is always looking for new and excited educational opportunities for both adults and youth! If you have an idea for a class or clinic, please contact Carrie Hill at chill@slrec.com or call her at 248.437.8105!

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Adult Enrichment

 
NEW for Spring/Summer 2017...
 
Mind Workshop, How to Write a Book in 30 Days, Adult Self Defense, and NAtural Beauty Classes. We are also offering another session of Learning the Benefits of Fermenting Vegetables.
 
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Arts and Crafts

 
We offer arts and crafts classes for all ages (5 and up). Students can learn to draw cartoons, learn to draw animals, Power of Drawing classes, paint on glass, and colored pencils. We have something FUN for everyone!

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Babysitting

 
 
Are you 11 years old or older and want to get certified for babysitting?

Teens will learn great babysitting games, answers to common questions, how to stop sibling squabbling, meal time tips, first aid, diaper duties and much more! This class is guaranteed to be fun and exciting for all kids! Each participant will receive a certificate of completion through Heartbeat LLC and certification through the American Heart Association. (1 session)

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Bowling

 
 
Check out all of the FUN programs offered at our local South Lyon Pinz Bowling Alley!

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Bricks 4 Kids - Lego

 
 

What kid doesn't like to play with Lego? Bricks 4 Kidz classes and camps provide an extraordinary atmosphere for children, where they learn, build, and play with LEGO® Bricks. Programs are built around model plans, designed by engineers and architects, with exciting themes such as energy, space, construction, and motion.  The classes are not only fun but educational based.  Model plans are designed to follow along with the current school curriculum.  At Bricks 4 Kidz, they believe that kids learn best through activities that engage their curiosity and creativity.

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Cheerleading

 
 

Champion Force Athletics is a fun and exciting cheer program for students ages 4—15 with or without previous experience. Students will learn jumps, kicks, arm motions, stunting, cheers and chants, and learn a pom dance routine. Students will learn the necessary skills needed for school cheerleading try-outs. Our program works to build self confidence, poise, self esteem, and physical fitness.

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Dance and Acting

 
 
The Studio has been rated as "the People's Choice" award winner for the area's top dance studio.  The Studio offers dance classes, theatrical arts and many specialized enrichment camps and classes.  They are committed to offering programs designed to strengthen the body and mind, build self confidence and teach discipline in unique and creative ways.  Classes offered from ages 2 1/2 to adult! There are also a variety of fun camps offered for the summer!
 
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Fitness

 
 

Join us for a variety of fitness classes for all age groups. We offer classes such as Zumba, Yoga, and Pilates. Check out our Challenge to Change 12 week program by Team Nutrifit! Call some friends, put on some comfortable clothing, grab a mat, grab your water bottle, and join us! Please call 248.437.8105 to register. 

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GRASP

 
 
It's that time again!  Summer GRASP packets for the kids are available to order.  Packets need to be ordered by April 22, 2017.

GRASP is a 9 week correspondence program for grades K-8 which helps students maintain reading and math skills while they are on summer vacation.

For more information click "here"

Click "here" for the enrollment form.


Horseback Riding

 
 
Wildwind Equestrian Center is owned by head trainer Vikki Gartner and business manager Cindy Richards.  Located at 3935 West Seven Mile in South Lyon, this center specializes in English riding lessons for adults and children from beginner to advanced.
 
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Ice Skating/Hockey

 
 

Join our classes at the USA Hockey Arena (formerly known as Compuware Arena) in Plymouth, MI. Beginner skaters are introduced to the basic skating technique in a safe and controlled environment. Each class session is progressive, building upon skills taught in the previous session.  Hockey students will be evaluated during the first class and divided into groups based on skill level and age.  Emphasis will be on stick handling, passing and shooting.  Must have proper hockey equipment.


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Mad Science

 
 

Mad Science of Detroit is part of a network of locations around the world, who bring science education to millions of children each year. There innovative programs help kids learn about science through their fun after school programs, preschool programs, and camps.

Mad Science encourages scientific literacy in children in an age when science is as vital as reading, writing and arithmetic and we don’t stop there.

For 30 years, the Mad Science group has invested in research and development and continues to do so. They believe in the importance of being at the forefront of our industry and continue to create hands-on science programming for kids.

Check out the awesome summer camps we are offering!

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Martial Arts

 
 
Martial arts aids in the development of character and mental strength.  We offer Karate with Doug, Choi Kwang-Do, and Tae Kwon Do for all ages. Classes are for ages 3 thru Adult and are taught in a family-friendly atmosphere. NEW cardio-kickboxing classes offered through Han's Tae Kwon Do!
 
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Miscellaneous

 
For a listing of miscellaneous classes/sports such as paddle boarding click "here" for a more detailed description.

Music

 
 

Looking for a place where your child can develop learning skills through music and motor activities, use cooperation and social skills to make new friends and be introduced to structured activities? Children sing, play rhythm instruments and move to the beat during interactive music that focuses on concentration, following instructions and growing upon skills week to week. Check out Play and Make Music!


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Photography

 
 
We offer adult classes in which students are introduced to the basics of being a photographer, hidden gems of South Lyon photo shoot, Matthaei Botanical Garden photo shoot and a mom's camera class.  All classes are held at a professional studio right here in South Lyon!

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Reading/Writing/Social Skills

 
 

NEW for Summer 2017...
 
Small Group Summer Reading and Writing Enrichment and Social Skill Game time!

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Safety Town

 
 
NEW location for Summer of 2017 = Bartlett Elementary

*due to construction at Brummer Elementary


Safety Town (age approx. 5 years old entering kindergarten)

Educate your upcoming kindergartner with several authentic, hands-on, interactive lessons on…Home and Fire Safety, Electrical Safety, Water Safety, Booster Seat Safety, Bike and Pedestrian Safety, Stranger Danger.



Big Kids Safety Town (age 6-11)

Parents have the critical duty to keep their children safe.  But parents can’t always be present, so BIG KIDS Safety Town discusses safety topics so your children can make informed decisions and act wisely on their own.  Topics include:  Cyber Safety, Bullying, Personal Safety, Poison Safety, Stranger Safety, Sports/Playground Safety, Drugs/Alcohol,  If you are lost…, Avoiding Fights, Someone Stealing, Gun Safety, etc… If your child enjoyed Safety Town, they’ll love BIG KIDS Safety Town!

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Spanish

 
 
We are pleased to offer before and after school Spanish language classes. Classes are offered for children in grades K - 5.

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Tennis

 
 
We offer programs for ages 4-7 and 8-15.  Program consists of drills, games and match play.  Players will be grouped by ability.  Children should bring their own tennis racquet.

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What's New!

 
 
New and exciting classes that are being offered this Summer...

Moana Polynesian Summer Camp, Chess Wizards Camp and more!

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