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  • Afterschool Movie Club (Grades 2- 4)

    Afterschool Movie Club Grades 2 - 4 Join Ms. Ellwood for an after school movie at a nearby theater! Students can register for one movie a month. Bus transportation and movie ticket will be provided. Students are able to bring their own money for concessions. Both Hilltop and Shirley Hills students are welcome to attend. Watch for fliers and emails advertising movie club dates and theater information. Wednesday, January 22 Movie - Doolittle location to be determined 3:40 pm depart from Hilltop; 7 pm return approximately #2032-A20W $29 February - Date and location to be determined Movie - Sonic 3:40 pm depart from Hilltop; 7 pm return approximately #2032-B20W $29
  • Alone at Home (Ages 8 - 11)

    Alone at Home Ages 8 - 11 Is your child ready to be home alone? The purpose of this class is to prepare youth ages 8 - 11 to respond safely to a variety of situations when direct parental supervision is unavailable. Topics will include: door/visitor and phone safety, gun and Internet safety, house key and personal safety, first aid situations, severe weather, stove/oven safety, and more. Students should bring a nut-free snack and water bottle to class. Saturday, April 4 9:30 am - 12:30 pm Shirley Hills Primary School Room 210 #2007-A20W $35 Tuesday, April 7 3:50 - 6:50 pm Shirley Hills Primary School Room 210 #2007-B20W $35
  • Babysitter Training (Ages 11 and older)

    Babysitter Training Ages 11 and older Boys and girls ages 11 and older learn skill training and information that is necessary in caring for infants and children in this American Health & Safety Institute accredited program. This program will teach the importance of responsibility, recognizing an emergency, emergency action steps, personal safety, fire and water safety, infant/child basic care, and also responding to an unconscious victim, CPR, choking management and basic first aid. Upon successful completion, participants will earn the American Health & Safety Institute Child and Babysitting Safety certification card. Students should bring a pen, notebook, snacks, and beverage to class. Instructor: Annika Olson Wednesday, May 13 4 - 8 pm Westonka Activity Center Conference Room #2008-A20W $59
  • Friendship Club * Students Entering Kindergarten in 2020-2021 *

    Friendship Club Students Entering Kindergarten in 2020-2021 This is a weekly enrichment class designed to allow soon to be Kindergarteners a chance to meet peers and build familiarity and friendships with future Westonka classmates. Sessions are designed to enhance vocabulary skills, play, engagement with peers and positive transitions during group sessions led by a pediatric speech pathologist. Children learn and practice the art of question and answer, problem solving, phonemic awareness, and conversational enhancement through literacy, structured play, and modeling. Weekly themes are based on seasonal concepts, age appropriate cognitive tasks, and social emotional school readiness skills designed to broaden a child's language base and social emotional growth for school success. Session 1 and Session 2 will contain different curriculum. Amanda Myers, M.S. CCC-SLP is a pediatric speech pathologist and mother of four children. She has 20 years of experience working with developmental speech/articulation, language skills and early childhood development. She owns and practices speech pathology at her clinic, Bayside Pediatric Therapy in Spring Park. Session 1: Tuesdays, January 28 - March 10 (no class February 18) 2:30 - 3:15 pm Spring Park Clinic - Suite B 4400 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park MN 55384 #2200-A20W $115 Session 2: Tuesdays, March 31 - May 5 2:30 - 3:15 pm Spring Park Clinic - Suite B 4400 Shoreline Drive, Spring Park MN 55384 #2200-B20W $115
  • Grandmasters of Chess (Grades K - 4)

    Grandmasters of Chess Grades K - 4 New and returning students invited. Our Winter session focuses on advanced beginner and intermediate concepts. Each Youth Enrichment League (YEL) Chess class follows four basic components. The YEL Teach it! Practice! Puzzle it! Play It! method keeps chess students progressing through 60+ chess lessons and thousands of puzzles as well as guided game and in-class tournaments. Class fee includes Chess.Kid membership for the session. Sign up today to THINK, LEARN and PLAY WELL with YEL! Mondays, January 27 - March 9 ( no class February 17) 3:50 - 4:50 pm Shirley Hills Primary School Room 209 #2033-A20W $85 Tuesdays, January 28 - March 10 (no class February 18) 3:50 - 4:50 pm Hilltop Primary School Room 106 #2033-B20W $85 Mondays, April 6 - May 11 3:50 - 4:50 pm Shirley Hills Primary School Room 209 #2033-C20W $85 Tuesdays, April 7 - May 12 3:50 - 4:50 pm Hilltop Primary School Room 106 #2033-D20W $85
  • Not Me! Safety and Assault Prevention *Females Ages 15 - Adult

    Not Me! Safety and Assault Prevention Females Age 15 - Adult (Please note: a separate training has been scheduled for males) One in four women will experience an assault in her lifetime. Give the gift of safety to yourself, friends and family so that you won't freeze and panic, but be prepared to Be safe and GET safe. A vital course for women of all ages, and short three hours for a lifetime of safety. All minors must be accompanied by a registered adult. If needed, one registered adult can be responsible for multiple minors. Instructor: Kelly Johnson Participants will learn: Who, what, when, where, how of assaults Built in personal tool to avoid danger Realities of drugs/alcohol, prevent being drugged FBI protocol on safety in public situations Safest response to weapons Campus smarts Safety in public places, neighborhoods, parking, public transportation Simple techniques to escape if necessary no matter what your age of strength is NO martial arts or fighting Learn from stories shared Bring: signed waiver, water bottle, notepad, and money if you choose to purchase a book or safety device. For more information about this program: visit www.notmetraining.com 5:45 - 6 pm Check in at the main High School entrance Door 11E and turn in waiver forms 6 pm Class begins Thursday, May 7 6 - 9 pm Mound Westonka High School Little Theatre and Gym 5905 Sunnyfield Road E, Minnetrista MN 55364 #7603-A20W $79 per person
  • Not Me! Safety and Assault Prevention *Males Ages 15 - Adult

    Not Me! Safety and Assault Prevention Males Ages 15 - Adult While the majority of sexual attacks are aimed at females, males are still at risk for physical and sexual assaults. The effects of assault can be equally as damaging to males as they are to females. Our training can help prevent, avoid or escape these events, eliminating years of emotional distress and avoiding what can be a lifetime of difficulties. The "Not Me!" training is broken into two parts. The first being assault prevention and personal safety. The second discussing the changing culture and what it means for young men. All minors must be accompanied by a registered adult. If needed, one registered adult can be responsible for multiple minors. Instructor: Al Horner Participants will learn: Statistics High risk activities and places Dangers of drugs and alcohol Active shooter FBI protocol (outside of school) Weapons Escape moves Non-consent consequences for attacker Non-consent consequences for victim Upstander: stand up for the protection of the vulnerable Leading with character and integrity to help the vulnerable "Attending this workshop is a gift of safety to yourself and/or your loved one. It facilitates family conversations about topics that may be difficult to bring up. I strongly recommend" ~ Kari Davis, parent "A lot of men think they don't need to take a self-defense class because it 'will never happen to me.' To be honest, I was in the same boat. Then I took this class. It was really eye opening." ~ Nate Shoemaker, Minnetonka High School student Bring: signed waiver, water bottle, notebook and pen, and money if you choose to purchase book or safety device. For more information about this program, visit www.notmetraining.com 5:45 - 6 pm Check in at the main High School entrance (Door 11E) and turn in waiver forms 6 pm Class begins Thursday, May 14 6 - 8 pm Mound Westonka High School Little Theatre and Gym 5905 Sunnyfield Road East, Minnetrista MN 55364 #7604-A20W $79 per person (minors must be accompanied by a registered adult)