Teens

Registration for all Fall Classes will begin Tuesday, September 3. 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.

WATERCOLOR PORTRAITS


Learn how to paint portraits using watercolor and its unique techniques. Ages 12-18.
Activity #313004
Dates: Thursdays, September 19 – October 10
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Katie Olson
Fee: $20.00 plus $10.00 supply fee
Preregister by: September 16
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10

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 #338020
Dates: Saturdays, September 28 – October 26 (No Class October 12)
Time: 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Instructor: Miss Charlene Blondo
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: September 25
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 #338000
Dates: Saturdays, September 28 – October 26 (No Class October 12)
Time: 10:45 – 11:45 a.m.
Instructor: Miss Charlene Blondo
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: September 25
Min/Max Enrollment: 6/20

CREATING COMICS


Learn in-depth skills to develop new, original character concepts. Improve skills with the creation of comics, from story building to Character concepts, and everything in between. Ages 12 and up.
Activity #314602
Dates: Wednesday, October 2 – November 6
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Instructor: Alex Harper
Fee: $36.00
Preregister by: September 27
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/7

NEW! INTRODUCTION TO STAGE MAKE-UP


Join the fabulous Miss Emily as she shares the basic skills and knowledge necessary to apply makeup for any budding thespian. Learn techniques including contouring and blending, plus how lighting affects makeup and so much more. Ages 12 and up.
Activity #317002
Date: Saturday, October 5
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Noon)
Instructor: Emily Davis
Fee: $10.00 plus $10.00 supply fee
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10
Preregister by: October 2

NEW! SPECIAL EFFECTS MAKEUP


Have you ever wondered how some special effects makeup is done, or how they make some wounds look so real? This hands on class will cover practical special effects makeup, using materials you can find at home, and more. This will be an excellent hand’s on starting point for special effects makeup, and horror movie enthusiasts. Ages 11 and up.
Activity #317004
Dates: Session A: Tuesdays, October 8 – 15
            Session B: Tuesdays, October 22 – 29
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Kylee Carlson
Fee: $20.00 plus $10.00 supply fee
Preregister by: 3 days before session start
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10

TEEN WHEEL THROWN POTTERY


Absolute beginners will gain knowledge and skills to throw pots on a potter’s wheel, while those with experience can learn ways to improve skills. Ages 13 and up.
Activity #311202
Dates: Mondays, November 4 - 25
Time: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 clay fee
Preregister by: October 30
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/6


ALTERNATIVE SELF PORTRAITS


A portrait can be much more than a face. Create a unique non-representational portrait based on personal symbols and images, a reflection of your essence rather than a photorealistic human figure. What imagery will best describe you? Ages 13 and up.
Activity #314020
Dates: Thursdays, November 7 – December 5 (No class November 28)
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Anna Jahraus
Fee: $30.00
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8
Preregister by: November 4


TINY DIORAMA ORNAMENTS


Make an itty-bitty, teeny-weeny diorama inside of a jewelry box, match box, tea or mint container, perfect for hanging on the Christmas tree or around the house all year round! We’re going to learn multi-media collage techniques to put together a home for a tiny knickknack, a tiny winter scene, memorialize a photo or favorite quote, the options for your diorama are endless don’t make me list them all here... Ages 12 and up, with parent/guardian.
Activity #315600
Dates: Mondays, November 19 – December 9
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Anna Jahraus
Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 supply fee/pair
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/6 Pairs
Preregister by: November 14

NEW! INTRODUCTION TO BEAUTY MAKEUP


This hands on class will cover practical makeup techniques, covering how to do a natural look, and all the way to a full glam look, using affordable makeup. This will be an excellent hand’s on starting point for any youth. Ages 11 and up.
Activity #317001
Dates: Session A: Tuesday, November 26
            Session B: Tuesday, December 3
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Kylee Carlson
Fee: $10.00 plus $10.00 supply fee
Preregister by: 3 days before session starts
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10
  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