Just for Fun

Registration for all Winter/Spring Classes has begun. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

STORY & NOVEL WRITING


All levels welcome!!!!Come with a work in progress, or start a brand new work with us. We will structure our class based upon the individual needs of whoever enrolls! Need a story starter and instructions on how to get going? We will provide it! Ready for publication? We will help with those final edits. Somewhere in the middle? So are we, come join us! No experience necessary, but current works in progress are also welcome! Ages 18 and up.
Activity #118635
Dates: Session A: Tuesdays, Jan. 16 – Feb. 13
            Session B: Tuesdays, Feb. 20 – March 20
            Session C: Tuesdays, March 27 - April 24
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Liza Kollman
Fee: $50.00
Preregister by: 3 days before session start
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10


BEGINNING CHINESE FOR ADULTS – NEW!


Explore the Chinese Language of Mandarin and Chinese culture. Learn pronunciation of basics such as numbers, days of the week months and years. Learn basic conversation for everyday situations.
Activity #115400
Dates: Saturdays, February 3 – March 10
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Instructor: Dr. C. Chiara Wang
Fee: $45.00
Preregister by: January 30
Min/Max Enrollment: 6/15

CONTINUING CHINESE FOR ADULTS – NEW!


Continue exploring the Chinese Language of Mandarin and Chinese culture. Learn pronunciation of basics such as numbers, days of the week months and years. Learn basic conversation for everyday situations.
Activity #115410
Dates: Saturdays, March 17 – April 28
          (No Class March 31)
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Instructor: Dr. C. Chiara Wang
Fee: $45.00
Preregister by: March 13
Min/Max Enrollment: 6/15

JOY OF ORIENTAL COOKING – NEW!


Learn how to cook traditional Oriental dishes in these classes that feature Chinese, Japanese and Southeast Asian cuisine (Thai, Vietnamese, and Singaporean). Each Section includes four classes that will give students the opportunity to cook (and eat!) the most famous and delicious Asian dishes. Ages 15 and up.
Activity #110050
Time: Saturdays, 10:30 - Noon
Dates: Session A (Chinese): February 3 - 24
            Session B (Southeast Asian): March 3 - 24
             Session C (Japanese): April 7 - 28
Instructor: Chiara Wang
Fee: $25.00 per sessions plus $10 Supply fee
Preregister by: 1 week before each session start
Min/Max Enrollment: 8/20

PIYO© LIVE- NEW!


PiYo is athletic training that is influenced by Pilates and Yoga. Use your own body weight as resistance and combine the stretch of yoga with the core strengthening of Pilates to streamline and define your muscles, while building strength and flexibility in your athletic ability. High intensity, yet low impact, this workout is ideal for anyone looking to add variety to their routine, gain strength and mobility at the same time, or begin implementing a core strengthening program. This is a class that combines energy, movement and flow into yoga and Pilates!
Activity #158060
Times: Tuesdays 7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Session A: February 6 – March 13
Session B: March 20 – April 24
Instructor: Robyn Ewalt
Fee: $42.00 per session
Preregister by: 3 days before class starts.

Times: Mondays 4:30-5:00pm
Session C: January 29 – March 12
                   (no class February 19)
Session D: March 19 – April 23
Instructor: Robyn Ewalt
Fee: $21.00 per session
Preregister by: 3 days before class starts.

HAPKIDO-KOREAN STREET SELF DEFENSE


Practical hands-on applications for real-life situations. Gain self-confidence as you begin to recognize and put to use your basic survival instincts and natural reactions in potentially threatening situations. Students should wear clothes suitable for low impact exercise. Shoes will not be worn for class. Ages 14 and up. Instructor will be Miss Charlene Blondo; 3rd Degree Black Belt in TaeKwonDo and Hapkido.
Activity #138020
Dates: Fridays, March 2 - 23
Time: 5:45 – 6:45 p.m.
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: February 27
Min/Max Enrollment: 6/20


INTRODUCTION TO TAEKWONDO


Beginner basics of taekwondo including kicking techniques, striking techniques, tenets, and traditional martial art discipline in an upbeat and fun environment. Students should wear clothes suitable for exercise. Shoes will not be worn for class. Ages 6 and up. Instructor will be Miss Charlene Blondo; 3rd Degree Black Belt in TaeKwonDo and Hapkido.
Activity #138000
Dates: Fridays, March 2 - 23
Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: February 27
Min/Max Enrollment: 6/20

EASTER EGG PAINTING FOR ADULTS – NEW!


Learn techniques and design styles of egg painting (including pysanky, Czech and other styles using a wax resist method and traditional tools. Better yet, you can display your newly decorated eggs all year! Ages 14 and up.
Activity #114328
Date: Session A: Thursday, March 15
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Session B: Friday, March 16
Time: 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Instructor: Marcella Faflack
Fee: $12.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: March 12
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/16
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center


    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989


How to Register:


  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081