Just for Fun

Registration Begins Tuesday, September 5 at 8:00 a.m.

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 sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

ART BREAK – GUIDED OPEN STUDIO
Take an Art Break! Come to the ARCC for weekly gatherings to wind down through art. Try out art journaling, coloring, creative drawing from pattern recognition, zentangle art, and creative writing. Bring your own projects from home to work in a relaxing, stress-free atmosphere. Some supplies will be provided, or you can bring your own! Ages 18+
Dates: Thursdays, September 7 – December 14 (No Art Break on November 23.)
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

NEW! POWER YOGA WITH MAT PILATES FOR EVERYBODY
Inhale. Exhale. Repeat. Smile. Join Karine a Senior Yoga Teacher by Yoga Alliance Professionals, for this 45-minute class as she utilizes her 10 years of experience over 12 weeks to assist participants with modifications to accommodate all fitness levels. Equipment may include pilates rings, dumbbells, bands, and other items as needed. Ages 18 and up.
Activity #358070
Dates: Wednesdays, September 20 – December 6
Time: 11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Instructor: Karine Pogosyan-Myrmoe
Fee: $96.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: September 14
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/12

NEW! INTRO TO CONCRETE SCULPTURE & DECOR
This new class will walk you through the process of making fun and unique projects out of concrete and cement. Participants will be able to create indoor and outdoor sculptures, planters, stepping stones and more. Ages 18 and up.
Activity # 317910
Session A: Thursdays, September 21 - 28 October 5 - 12 (New Dates)
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Session B: Thursdays, October 5 - 12
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Session C: Wednesdays, November 1 - 8
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $30.00 plus $30.00 supply fee
Preregister by: 3 days before session starts
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/10

INTRO TO RESIN ART CANCELLED
Have you seen all the wonderful things made with resin posted all over on reels and whatnot? Do you want to give it a go, but not sure where to start? Well then, this class is just what you’re looking for. We’ll cover all the basics to get you started with resin: supplies, and safety.
Ages 18 and up.
Activity #316582
Session A: Thursdays, September 21 – 28
Time: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Session B: Wednesdays, October 11 – 18
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $30.00 plus $75.00 supply fee
Preregister by: 3 days before session starts
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/6

INTRO TO WELDING – WALL ART Cancelled
In this class you will learn the basics of welding focusing on MIG and Flux; safety, PPE, setting the machine, tacking, and running a bead. While learning these skills, you will create rustic wall art to add some pizazz to your home. Ages 18 and up.
Activity #316900
Session A: Wednesday, October 4
Time: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Session B: Tuesday, November 7
Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $20.00 plus $50.00 supply fee
Preregister by: 3 days before session starts
Min/Max Enrollment: 1/2

ELECTROFORMING
Learn the intricate process of fusing copper onto another medium where a low voltage charge is passed through the materials to create a relief that becomes a separate part in its own rite, allowing artists to create thicker copper structures, layered over other materials in this 3-week class. Ages 18 and up.
Activity #316688
Dates: Tuesdays, September 19 – October 3 September 26 - October 10 (New Dates)
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $45.00 plus $30.00 supply fee
Preregister by: September 14 September 21
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4

CANNING BASICS
Join Janet on a lovely Saturday while she uses over 20 years of canning experience to teach participants safe canning practices with a water bath, pressure canning, and dehydration. Participant will need to bring wide-mouth pint jars and produce they want to can. Youth ages 10 -12 can sign up, but must have a parent or guardian enrolled with them. Ages 13 and up.
Activity #310100
Session A: Saturday, October 21
Session B: Saturday, November 18
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Instructor: Janet Wright
Fee: $28.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: 3 days prior to start of session
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8

NEW! INTRO TO PRESERVING MEAT
Calling all meat eaters and hunters! Would you like to learn how to preserve the hunt? Well this class is just for you! Join Janet on Saturday, December 2nd as she teaches participants pressure canning harvest for later times. Participants will need to bring pint wide-mouth jars, 1 per lb of meat, rings and lids. Bring your thawed raw meat and any seasonings you want added, salt & pepper is recommended. Youth ages 10 -12 can sign up but must have a parent or guardian enrolled with them. Ages 13 and up.
Activity #310150
Date: Saturday, December 2
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Instructor: Janet Wright
Fee: $28.00 plus supplies
Preregister by: November 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8

NEW! INTRO TO MUSIC PRODUCTION
A basic introduction to music production and audio engineering. Participants will learn songwriting, making beats, recording, and editing music using a basic Digital Audio Workstation (DAWs). Also covering essential terminology, basic gear needed and how to use it. Ages 14 and up.
Activity #362700
Dates: Mondays, November 6 – 27
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $75.00 plus $30.00 Lab fee
Preregister by: October 30
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/12

  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center


    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Fax: 605-626-7989


How to Register:


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