CAR CARE ADULTING CLASS

Wednesday, November 7. 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Learn the basics of being a car owner with an expert in the business, Patrick Lewis. This program is for high school students. What is adulting and who is it for?  High school-aged teens are invited to register. Learn important information about how to get by in life. These courses are meant to allow teens to start adult life knowing as much as they can. It will be fun–we promise! If you have questions, please contact Annika Sundberg at asundberg@derrytownship.org or call (717) 533-6555. Registration begins October 24.

IN THE MIDDLE

  • Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" turns 200!

This is a Wednesday afternoon program for kids in grade 6 and up that will be offered throughout the school year. Each month there will be themed programs of games, art, writing and creative projects. The creative projects range from cookie frosting to video making. Monthly themes include:  food, Frankenstein,  music, film making, politics, writing, science, and fandoms. Facilitator – Annika Sundberg. Times – 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm. (1st Wednesday of the month, ends at 4 pm.) Please register online for each session.

Wednesday, October 24: Creativity. Make light-up patchwork dolls or monsters. Spoooooky!

Wednesday, October 31: BONUS. Halloween ball – come dressed in your Halloween costume for snacks and drinks. Watch Nightmare before Christmas!

GIRLS WHO CODE

Tuesday afternoons 5:45 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Register online. If you have questions, call (717) 533-6555 ext. 3708.

Girls in grades 6-12 learn how to use computer science to impact their community and join a sisterhood of supportive peers and role models. The program is designed for students with a wide range of computer science experience. Activities are available for girls with ZERO computer science experience all the way up to activities that introduce college-level concepts. The broad set of soft and hard skills taught are: Teamwork, confidence, time management, communication, functions, variables, conditional, and loops. Instructor: Lin Taylor.

ORNAMENT CLASS

Sunday, November 11. 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

For kids ages 10+ (4th grade+). Join Kathy Forney to make a tree or a Star of David ornament for decorating or giving. Cost for class is $15. Pay at the children’s and teen desk–cash or check made out to Kathleen Forney. Please note that student will remain on the waiting list until payment is made. Being on the waiting list does not guarantee a place in the class.  Register online. Registration will not be confirmed until payment is made.

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