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Miss Margee’s Classes are held at the Lake Orion School’s CERC Building- 455 E. Scripps Rd. Rm 109
Miss Margee brings her love for children into these fun, interactive, and educational classes for parents/caregivers and children.  She is in her eleventh year of teaching these classes.
 
MISS MARGEE’S TERRIFIC TODDLERS
Parents and children enjoy spending quality time together in this interactive preschool class, participating in free play, crafts, story time and weekly theme activities. An adult must attend class with child. Spaces are limited.
 
When:    Mondays, Sept 16– Nov 25
Cost:      $75(Oxford Res Sub $10)
 
Children Age 1
Time: 9:00 am– 10:00 am
Code: 2800
 
Children Age 2
Time: 10:15 am– 11:15 am
Code: 2801
 
Children Ages 2 1/2– 3 1/2
Time: 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
Code: 2802
 
MISS MARGEE’S PRESCHOOL PALS I
Parent & Child Ages 3 – 5
This parent and child class follows the same format as Terrific Toddlers with an emphasis on letters, name recognition, socialization, following directions, fine motor skills and helps to prepare children for preschool II classes.
 
When: Wed, Sept 18– Nov 27
Time: 12:00 pm– 1:00 pm
Cost: $75 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2808

 

MISS MARGEE’S PRESCHOOL PALS II

Parent & Child Ages 3 1/2– 5
Stimulate your child's natural curiosity for learning with exciting alphabet, phonics, math and science activities. With a focus on fun, each class is designed to meet the developmental needs of preschoolers. An adult must attend with your child.
 
When: Mondays, Sept 16– Nov 25
Time: 12:45 pm– 2:00 pm
Cost: $85 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2809
 
MISS MARGEE’S FAMILY FUN
Parent & Child Ages 1-5
Parents, enjoy a fun interactive class with your children. A great way to attend a class if you have more than one child. Class has the similar format to Terrific Toddlers. Each child that is age one to five must be registered separately. Infants in carriers are free.
 
When:    Wed, Sept 18– Nov 27
Time:     10:45 am– 11:45 pm
 
Single Child,  Code:    2810
Cost:      $75 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
 
Family,  Code: 2803
Cost: $120 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
 
HOLIDAY FUN
These popular classes taught by Miss Margee will follow the same format as Terrific Toddlers with fun holiday activities and gift making.
 
When: Mondays, Dec 2– Dec 16
 
Children Age 1
Time: 9:00 am– 10:00 am
Cost: $26 (Oxford Res Sub $5)
Code: 2804
 
Children Age 2
Time: 10:15 am– 11:15 am
Cost: $26 (Oxford Res Sub $5)
Code: 2805
 
Children Ages 2– 3
Time: 11:30 am– 12:30 pm
Cost: $26 (Oxford Res Sub $5)
Code: 2806
 
Children Ages 3 1/2– 5
Time: 12:45 pm– 2:00 pm
Cost: $26 (Oxford Res Sub $5)
Code: 2807
The following youth art classes are offered through Merge Studio & Gallery
18 N. Washington Street, Suite 100      248-572-6211

 

FASHION DESIGN

You will learn how to render your fashion ideas visually, and design & construct accessories made with fabrics & sustainable materials. Each student will create a piece they will model at the year end fashion show. *Fashion Show on December 10. 12 weeks.
 
When:    Tuesdays, Sept 10– Dec 3
Cost:      $160 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Material Fee: $45
 
Children Grades 6 & Over,3:30 pm– 5:00 pm   Code: 2837
Children Grades 2– 5, 5:00 pm– 6:30pm   Code: 2838
 
YOUTH CERAMICS
Children Grades 2– 5
Students learn how to shape clay in their hands using coil, slab, and sculpting techniques. This class works on various projects that use the demonstrated techniques but allows room for personal exploration and discovery. Students will also learn some basic wheel throwing skills. 8 weeks.
 
Time: 5:00 pm– 6:30 pm
Cost: $130 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Material Fee: $25
 
Session 1: Wednesdays, Sept 4– Oct 23  Code: 2834
Session 2: Wednesdays, Oct 30– Dec 18  Code: 2843

 

INTRODUCTION TO PAINTING

Children Ages 12 & Under
This beginners class will be working with acrylic paint as its medium. Students will learn to mix colors and improve their color perception. Brushes, palettes and paint will be provided. 8 weeks.
 
Time:     4:30 pm– 6:00 pm
Cost:      $130 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Material Fee: $25
 
Session 1: Wednesdays, Sept 4– Oct 23   Code: 2833
Session 2: Wednesdays, Oct 30– Dec 18   Code: 2842
 
DRAWING
This class will work with many techniques needed to become a better artist, everything from shading to perspective. Students will draw their favorite subject and also work on drawing exercises in class. 8 weeks.
 
Cost: $130 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Material Fee: $25
Children Grades 6 & Over
Mondays, 3:30 pm– 5:00 pm
Session 1: Sept 2– Oct 21  Code: 2830
Session 2: Oct 28– Dec 16  Code: 2839
 
Children Grades 2– 5
Mondays, 5:00 pm– 6:30 pm
Session 1: Sept 2– Oct 21  Code: 2831
Session 2: Oct 28– Dec 16  Code: 2840

 

TEEN FICTION CRAFT WORKSHOP

Teens Ages 13– 17                      Min: 6 Max: 12
This is a craft workshop for teen writers of all genres of fiction and at all levels. Fan Fiction writers are welcome. I am an MFA candidate in Writing & Literature at the prestigious Bennington Writing Seminars and have studied with such noted authors as Alice Mattison and Askold Melnyczuk. I was a recipient of a Liam Rector Scholarship and am a published author. I will lead the workshop for fiction writers to discuss their work and the craft. Be prepared to supply copies of your work and to get and provide constructive criticism. Short reading assignments will also be given. Please register online and provide your email address so that I can send further instructions prior to the first class. Please bring a notebook and pen to class.
 
Where: Oxford Parks & Recreation Office
Time: 1:00 pm– 2:30 pm
Cost: $50 (Oxford Residents Subtract $10)
 
Session 1: Saturdays, Sept  7– Oct 12  Code: 2470
Session 2: Saturdays, Oct 26– Dec 7 (No Class 11/30)   Code: 2472
 
 
The following youth fitness classes are taught by Zest Studio Fitness- 186 S. Washington (Inside Anytime Fitness)
 
ZUMBATOMIC®
Min: 5    Max: 25
From the Zumba® Fitness family, ZumbAtomic® is a rockin’, high-energy fitness parties packed with specially choreographed kid friendly routines and all of the music kids love, like  hip-hop, reggaeton, cumbia and more. Parents love ZumbAtomic® because of the effects it has on kids: increasing their focus and self-confidence, boosting metabolism and enhancing coordination. ZumbAtomic® rounds out family fitness goals by giving parents a great reason to head to the gym– for themselves, for their kids, and for a totally fun family experience. Visit www.zeststudiofitness.com for more info.
 
ZUMBATOMIC®- LIL’ STARZ, Children Ages 4-7 yrs
Time: 6:15 pm– 7:00 pm
Cost: $16 (Oxford Residents Sub $4)
 
Session 1: Thursdays, Sept 19 & 26   Code: 2450
Session 2: Thursdays, Oct 17 & 24   Code: 2452
 
ZUMBATOMIC®- BIGSTARZ, Children Ages 8-12 yrs
Time: 5:00 pm– 5:45 pm
Cost: $16 (Oxford Residents Sub $4)
 
Session 1: Thursdays, Sept 19 & 26   Code: 2451
Session 2: Thursdays, Oct 17 & 24   Code: 2453
 
BABYSITTER TRAINING
Children Ages 11 & Over
Taught by Melissa Castonia, Certified Teacher. Learn all of the skills that you need to start your own babysitting business-basics like meeting the family, setting appointments, age appropriate activities and safety instruction. Handouts are included. Certificate presented upon completion of the workshop. Training follows the American Red Cross Curriculum.
 
Optional Babysitting Training Handbook with DVD available for onsite purchase. $15, payable to Oxford Twp Parks & Recreation.
 
Where: Parks & Recreation Office
When: Monday, September 23
Time: 6:30 pm– 8:30 pm
Cost: $25 (Oxford Res Sub $5)
Code: 2301
 
 The following dance classes are taught by Center Stage Dance Company-3212 Adventure Lane
 
PRESCHOOL DANCE
Children Age 3-4 yrs       Min: 4 Max: 6
45 minutes of pre-ballet & tap, combined with age appropriate rhythm and creative movement. This class is designed to enhance the development of the young dancer’s larger motor skills along with balance and coordination. 8 week session.
 
When: Mondays, Sept 30– Nov 18
Time: 10:00 am- 10:45 am
Cost: $55 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2214
 
HIP HOP DANCE
Children Ages 6–10 yrs  Min:6 Max:12
Learn today’s hottest dance moves taught to today’s hottest music! Center Stage Dance Company teaches the newest trends while keeping the moves and music age appropriate. Eight weeks of instruction!
 
When: Tuesdays, Oct 1– Nov 19
Time: 7:00 pm– 7:45 pm
Cost: $85 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2215
 
The following classes are offered through The Goddard School- 55 Gateway Dr., Oxford   248-628-6268

 

PRESCHOOL PREP

Looking for a traditional preschool   program?  Look no more!  Back by popular demand The Goddard School in Oxford is offering Preschool Prep for children ages 2 ½ and up.  This       innovative program provides children with an introduction to a preschool  environment.  Preschool Prep has been developed specifically for young preschoolers with a curriculum emphasis on socialization and cooperation. Goddard School teachers are early childhood educators and develop    individualized lesson plans. Families receive weekly program summaries.
Time: 9:00 am– 11:30 am
2-Day program, Tues & Thurs: $185 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Session 1: Sept 10– Oct 3   Code: 2780
Session 2: Oct 8– Oct 31   Code: 2781
Session 3: Nov 5– Dec 3 (No Class 11/28)   Code: 2782
3-Day program, Mon/Wed/Fri: $250 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Session 1: Sept 9– Oct 4   Code: 2783
Session 2: Oct 7– Nov 1   Code: 2784
Session 3: Nov 4– Dec 2   Code: 2785

 

YOGA & BASE FITNESS

Parent & Child Ages 5 & Under
Children, dress in your sneakers and exercise clothes for a FUN work-out at The Goddard School in Oxford!  We will explore healthy choices by participating in our Goddard Yoga and BASE Fitness programs, enjoy a healthy snack and learn about making healthy choices through food, fun and play!
When: Monday, November 11
Time: 10:00 am– 11:00 am
Cost: $15 (Oxford Residents Sub $5)
Code: 2786

 

TODDLEROO FOR ME AND YOU

Parent & Child Ages 12-30 months
Back by popular demand The Goddard School in Oxford is offering TODDLEROO, for ME and YOU!  This program is a fun interactive setting for young toddlers and their families.  This weekly, hour long program incorporates:
*Circle time with interactive songs, stories, and finger-plays to encourage language development and socialization. *Arts and crafts to support motor skill development and free expression. *Music and Movement to develop body awareness and coordination. *An opportunity for parents and toddlers to spend one-on-one time together.
When: Wednesdays, Sept 11– Oct 30
Time: 10:00 am– 11:00 am
Cost: $80 (Oxford Residents Sub $10)
Code: 2787

 

TEDDY BEAR PICNIC

Parent & Child Ages 5 & Under
Children, bring your favorite teddy bear to The Goddard School in Oxford for some fun in the sun! We will have a teddy bear parade, crafts, raffle and many other fun activities for you and your favorite bear. Bring your own lunch and blanket to sit on. Parents/Caregivers are required to stay.
When: Monday, September 16
Time: 11:00 am– 12:30 pm
Cost: $15 (Oxford Residents Sub $5)
Code: 2788

 

PRINCESS AND SUPER HERO PARTY

Parent & Child Ages 5 & Under
Children, dress as your best Princess or Super Hero and join us at The Goddard School in Oxford for some pre-Halloween FUN!  We will have a parade, read a story or two, have a yummy snack and create a fun craft too!  Parents/ Caregivers are required to stay.
When: Monday, October 14
Time: 10:00 am– 11:00 am
Cost: $15 (Oxford Residents Sub $5)
Code: 2789

 

YOUTH DRAWING & MORE

Children Ages 8– 12       Min: 1 Max: 6
We will use basic techniques and exercises to learn to draw what you see. Shading and proportion will be taught to enable the young artist to create realistic, dimensional drawings. Materials provided.
Where:   Art of Life Studio– 391 Mill St., Ortonville
Time:     5:00 pm– 6:00 pm
Cost:      $45 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Session 1: Thurs, Sept 5– Sept 26   Code: 2413
Session 2: Thurs, Oct 3– Oct 24   Code: 2414
Session 3: Thurs, Nov 7– Nov 28   Code: 2415

 

HORSEBACK RIDING LESSONS

Children Ages 7 & Up   Min: 3 Max: 5
A 1/2 hour class of horse riding instruction. Class will consist of basic grooming, riding and horse care. Riders are required to wear long pants and hard sole shoes. (No tennis shoes) Register early to guarantee a fun and rewarding experience. Helmets are available at the academy and are included in the cost of the lesson.
Where: Times Square Riding Academy- 4835 Oakwood Rd.
Time: 3:00 pm– 4:30 pm
Cost: $160 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Session 1: Sun, Sept 15– Oct 20  Code: 2914
Session 2: Sun, Nov 3– Dec 8  Code: 2912

 

ETIQUETTE 101

Children Ages 6– 12     Min: 10  Max: 20
Give Your Child the Gift of Great Manners! Six (1) hour interactive classes are designed to teach your child skills which will last a lifetime. Different styles are addressed for girls as well as boys. Students learn to put into action: dining etiquette, telephone etiquette, polite conversation skills, basic manners, self-esteem and confidence, respect, introductions, poise and posture, and so much more!  Book included. Please visit www.EtiquetteGuru.com for more information.
 
Where: Oxford High School
Cost: $95 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
 
Session 1: Mondays, Sept 9– Oct 14
Time: 5:30 pm– 6:30 pm  Code: 2460
Time: 6:45 pm– 7:45 pm  Code: 2461
 
Session 2: Mondays, Nov  4– Dec 16
Time: 5:30 pm– 6:30 pm  Code: 2464
Time: 6:45 pm– 7:45 pm  Code: 2465
 
TEEN ETIQUETTE
Teens Ages 13– 19     Min: 10  Max: 20
Great Manners Are the Key to Your Teen’s Future Success! Put your teen ahead of the competition and let them learn what they will need to know to succeed in life!  Four (1.5) hour interactive classes will teach teens life skills which will give them an advantage over others. They will learn college/job interview skills, classic attire, dating savvy, poise & posture, dining skills, proper introductions and much more! Book included. Please visit www.TheEtiquetteGuru.com for more information.
Where: Oxford High School
Cost: $95 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Session 1: Wed, Sept 11– Oct 2
Time: 6:00 pm– 7:30 pm   Code: 2462
Time: 7:45 pm- 9:00 pm   Code: 2463
 
Session 2: Wed, Oct 16– Nov 13
Time: 6:00 pm– 7:30 pm   Code: 2466
Time: 7:45 pm- 9:00 pm   Code: 2467
 
YOUTH MOSAIC ART CLASS: MOSAIC DOG TAG
Youth Age 8-12               Min: 2 Max: 10
Artist Shonna Royster-Perkins will be introducing a children’s mosaic art class. In this class your child will be freely expressing themselves through the love of art as they create a unique one of a kind mosaic dog tag. All supplies will be included.
 
Time:     4:30 pm– 6:00 pm
Cost:      $45 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
 
Where: Lakeville Elementary School
When: Wednesday, September 11
Code: 2480
 
Where: Lakeville Elementary School
When: Tuesday, November 19
Code: 2481
 
Where: Leonard United Methodist Church– 254 E. Elmwood
When: Thursday, September 19
Code: 2482
 
YOUTH MOSAIC ART CLASS: MOSAIC MIXED MEDIA
Youth Age 8-12 Min: 2 Max: 10
Artist Shonna Royster-Perkins will be introducing a children’s mosaic art class. In this class your child will be freely expressing themselves through the love of art as they create an exciting one of a kind mosaic mixed media project. All supplies will be included.
 
Where: Leonard United Methodist Church– 254 E. Elmwood
When: Saturday, October 19
Time: 10:00 am– 12:00 pm
Cost: $55 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2483
 
YOUNG REMBRANDTS DRAWING
Children Ages 6-12      Min: 6  Max: 20
Young Rembrandts Fall 13 drawing encompasses a fascinating world of color, pattern, and design. Students will strengthen their marker rendering skills as they draw a detailed gumball machine, a decorative Egyptian headdress and a yummy sandwich. An illustration celebrating the fall season will introduce our colorists to warm and cool colors. All this and more await your child in a Young Rembrandts classroom! Sign up today!
 
Where: Clear Lake Elementary
When: Mondays, Sept 30– Nov 4
Time: 4:05 pm– 5:05 pm
Cost: $83 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2400
 
Where: Oxford Elementary
When: Wednesdays, Oct 2– Nov 6
Time: 4:05 pm– 5:05 pm
Cost: $83 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2401
 
YOUNG REMBRANDTS MINI DRAWING CAMP
Children Ages 6-12      Min: 6  Max: 20
Young Rembrandts presents a 3 week popular mini drawing camp. This three week class offers new drawings for those students who have already completed the 6 week class and wish to continue their drawing exploration. Plus it offers an opportunity for new students to develop drawing skills and confidence by enrolling for the first time in a Young Rembrandts drawing class. No prior drawing experience required. Sign up today!
 
Where: Clear Lake Elementary
When: Mondays, Nov 18– Dec 9 (No Class 12/2)
Time: 4:05 pm– 5:05 pm
Cost: $49 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2402
 
Where: Oxford Elementary
When: Wednesdays, Nov 20– Dec 11 (No Class 11/27)
Time: 4:05 pm– 5:05 pm
Cost: $49 (Oxford Res Sub $10)
Code: 2403