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Basketball Skills Academy (Ages 5-10, Beginner)

Valour Nation introduces young athletes to basketball skills and fundamentals that are suited to their experience level. The beginner course is ideal for students who are new to the game of basketball. In this class, students will learn the fundamentals of shooting, passing, dribbling, foundational footwork for lay ups, and proper shooting form. Students in the beginner course will focus on developing foundational footwork and skills to prepare them for the intermediate level class. Athletes should bring a basketball and personal water bottle to each class.

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Basketball Skills Academy (Ages 9-14, Intermediate)

Valour Nation introduces young athletes to basketball skills and fundamentals that are suited to their experience level. The intermediate course is for students with some basketball experience and has obtained a foundational basketball skill set to include the ability to dribble and maintain control of the ball while running, ability to execute proper footwork on lay ups, understanding basic passing principles and proper shooting form. Prior knowledge of the basic rules of basketball (ex: traveling, double dribble, etc.) is also recommended. Intermediate students can expect to learn fundamentals such as developing advanced change of direction moves, offensive attack moves and learn different ways to create separation from defenders. Students will learn how to recognize passing windows and will practice different finishes around the basket to include inside and outside hand finishes, extended lay ups and more. In addition, the intermediate course will introduce small-sided games to teach proper offensive spacing, reading screens, two-on-one scenarios and more. Athletes should bring a basketball and personal water bottle to each class.

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Cake Pop Workshop (Ages 8-13)

Young bakers will have a blast creating their own "egg-cellent" cake pops with Over the Top Cake Supplies. Using chocolate, melting pots and edible decorations, students will transform a pre-baked cake into beautiful creations! Young bakers will complete 4-6 edible creations that will be sent home in individually labeled containers for family and friends to enjoy. Students only need to bring their imagination and eagerness to learn! Registration for this class closes at noon on Thursday, April 2 to ensure that supply trays are available for all decorators. All supplies are included.

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Cupcake Decorating 101 (Ages 8-13)

Young bakers will decorate like the pros using buttercream and fondant to create six cupcakes inspired by the spring season. Over the Top Cake Supplies will provide cupcakes, all decorating supplies and containers for students to take home completed creations. Students only need to bring their imagination! Registration for this class closes at noon on Thursday, March 26 to ensure that supply trays and cupcakes are available for all decorators.

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Family Fairy Gardening (Ages 5-12)

Grownups grab your little ones and bring them to an afternoon of fairy gardening! Adults and kids alike will have fun choosing their container, picking their plants and fairies and customizing their fairy gardens by using their imagination. Bring your own container (10x10x4 is best) or purchase one from the instructor and come prepared to get a little dirty! A $30 supply fee is payable to the instructor at the beginning of class and covers all materials for your fairy garden. Registration and supply fee are for one fairy garden. Marianne Rodriguez owns Whimsical Fairy Gardens and has been gardening for over 20 years.

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Hand Sewing for Little Hands - Emoji Key Ring (Ages 4-8)

Students will explore the world of hand stitching and creating fun projects with their own two hands. This class focuses on fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, following directions, sequencing skills, bilateral coordination, stretching attention spans, self-awareness, problem solving, math skills and of course creativity! Students will learn how to thread a needle, make simple stitches to assemble a small project, embroider, follow verbal and written instructions as well as read diagrams. A small snack, water and supplies will be provided by Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio.

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Hand Sewing for Little Hands - Kawaii Donut, Bacon or Egg (Ages 4-8)

Students will explore the world of hand stitching and creating fun projects with their own two hands. This class focuses on fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, following directions, sequencing skills, bilateral coordination, stretching attention spans, self-awareness, problem solving, math skills and of course creativity! Students will learn how to thread a needle, make simple stitches to assemble a small project, embroider, follow verbal and written instructions as well as read diagrams. A small snack, water and supplies will be provided by Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio.

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Hand Sewing for Little Hands - Personalized Bookmark (Ages 4-8)

Students will explore the world of hand stitching and creating fun projects with their own two hands. This class focuses on fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, following directions, sequencing skills, bilateral coordination, stretching attention spans, self-awareness, problem solving, math skills and of course creativity! Students will learn how to thread a needle, make simple stitches to assemble a small project, embroider, follow verbal and written instructions as well as read diagrams. A small snack, water and supplies will be provided by Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio.

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Hidden Forest After School Enrichment Spring Session 3

After school enrichment for staff.

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Hidden Forest After School Enrichment Spring Session 4

After school enrichment for staff.

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Hidden Forest After School Enrichment Spring Session 5

After school enrichment for staff.

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How to Win Scholarships for College (Ages 13+)

Do you have a student who wants to go to college? Afraid that they will sink into the student debt quicksand? Students will learn tips, tricks and gain inside information on how to afford the college of their dreams and even have extra cash to study abroad! Caleb Pendleton, a UTSA Business Management graduate, Scholarship Judge and winner of more than $65,000 in scholarships and grants, will present seven secrets to winning scholarships as well as insider tips and tricks that will make your child’s application standout to judges. Students will learn the secrets for successfully finding, applying for and winning big scholarship awards regardless of age, financial situation or family background. With billions of scholarship dollars available to students, now is the time to invest in their future! Parents may register separately to attend with their student.

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Parent & Me Bath Bomb Making Workshop (Ages 4-7)

Join Organically Bath & Beauty for a fun hands-on experience where you and your child will learn all about the craft of bath bomb making! Children will make and take 4-5 of their own organic bath bombs to use at home. Valued at $10 each, these Unicorn Poop Bath Bombs will be sure to add some excitement during bath time. Parents will also have the opportunity to make two bath bombs. All supplies are included. Registration fee covers one adult and one child - a total of 6-7 bath bombs.

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SAT Seminar (Grades 9-11)

Doorway to College Foundation presents a five-hour seminar that will allow students to become more familiar with the SAT while providing an opportunity to improve their scores. Although time and effort spent working on materials covered in class is a factor, experience shows that this seminar is effective! Students who take this seminar achieve an average score increase of 50 to 200 points on the SAT. The ZAPS® Test Prep has been the leading provider of ACT/SAT/PSAT test-preparation seminars since 1984.

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Saturday Sewing for Kids - Popsicle Phone Case (Ages 8+)

This is a make-and-take beginner sewing class where students will learn how to safely and properly use a sewing machine while making fun and practical projects. No sewing experience is needed and all supplies are included. Instruction provided by Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio.

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Saturday Sewing for Kids - Sloth Hanging Plushie (Ages 8+)

This is a make-and-take beginner sewing class where students will learn how to safely and properly use a sewing machine while making fun and practical projects. No sewing experience is needed and all supplies are included. Instruction provided by Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio.

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Saturday Sewing for Kids - Unicorn Drawstring Bag (Ages 8+)

This is a make-and-take beginner sewing class where students will learn how to safely and properly use a sewing machine while making fun and practical projects. No sewing experience is needed and all supplies are included. Instruction provided by Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio.

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Sewing Club - Aromatherapy Eye Mask (Ages 8-16)

Let the sewing journey begin with Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio! Students will learn how to use a sewing machine, techniques on how to pin, cut and press fabric, project construction, how to maintain a consistent seam allowance, read basic patterns and following instructions. Math skills such as measuring, estimating, using and converting fractions will also be put to the test. The satisfaction of showing off a completed project is delayed gratification worth waiting for! As students improve their skills, the projects will get more challenging. All tools, supplies and fabrics are included.

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Sewing Club - Easy Summer Shorts (Ages 8-16)

Let the sewing journey begin with Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio! Students will learn how to use a sewing machine, techniques on how to pin, cut and press fabric, project construction, how to maintain a consistent seam allowance, read basic patterns and following instructions. Math skills such as measuring, estimating, using and converting fractions will also be put to the test. The satisfaction of showing off a completed project is delayed gratification worth waiting for! As students improve their skills, the projects will get more challenging. All tools, supplies and fabrics are included.

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Sewing Club - Marshmallow Plushie (Ages 8-16)

Let the sewing journey begin with Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio! Students will learn how to use a sewing machine, techniques on how to pin, cut and press fabric, project construction, how to maintain a consistent seam allowance, read basic patterns and following instructions. Math skills such as measuring, estimating, using and converting fractions will also be put to the test. The satisfaction of showing off a completed project is delayed gratification worth waiting for! As students improve their skills, the projects will get more challenging. All tools, supplies and fabrics are included.

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Sewing Club - Unicorn Pillow (Ages 8-16)

Let the sewing journey begin with Abby's Attic Sewing & Crafting Studio! Students will learn how to use a sewing machine, techniques on how to pin, cut and press fabric, project construction, how to maintain a consistent seam allowance, read basic patterns and following instructions. Math skills such as measuring, estimating, using and converting fractions will also be put to the test. The satisfaction of showing off a completed project is delayed gratification worth waiting for! As students improve their skills, the projects will get more challenging. All tools, supplies and fabrics are included.

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Study Smart! Seminar (Grades 9-10)

The transition to high school is challenging and frustrating for students who don’t develop good study skills. Join Doorway to College Foundation in learning powerful techniques to make studying effective, efficient and even fun. In this class, students will learn helpful tips to understand their learning style, minimize distractions, set realistic and achievable goals, get organized, take effective notes, build a strong vocabulary, read for comprehension and more! Students attending the class will receive a free e-book: "Goal-Setting for Student Athletes… and Their Parents."

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The Best Bird Feeders for Kids (Ages 6-12)

Your children will put their creativity to the test in this hands-on class! Children will create three different types of natural bird feeders using fruits, cereal and a special personalized cup and saucer bird feeder. Instructor Barbara Kelly has been working with children of all ages for over 15 years and will assist your child in creating these wonderful feeders that can be hung on porches, patios or in your yard. All supplies are included.

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Young Artist Painting Workshop - Mulan (Ages 7-12)

Calling all young artists! Join Colombian artist, Silvia Ochoa, in a movie character step-by-step painting workshop. Young artists will complete their very own acrylic painting from start to finish to create a ready-to-hang masterpiece. Technical painting aspects such as mixing colors, complementary colors and basic painting tricks will also be discussed. Students can choose to paint either the dragon or Mulan. Silvia will contact you by phone or email, prior to the workshop to determine your child’s character preference. A supply fee of $5 is payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.

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Young Artist Painting Workshop - Trolls (Ages 7-12)

Calling all young artists! Join Colombian artist, Silvia Ochoa, in a movie character step-by-step painting workshop. Young artists will complete their very own acrylic painting from start to finish to create a ready-to-hang masterpiece. Technical painting aspects such as mixing colors, complementary colors and basic painting tricks will also be discussed. Students can choose to paint either Poppy or create their own troll by choosing their own character color and hair style! Silvia will contact you by phone or email, prior to the workshop to determine your child’s character preference. A supply fee of $5 is payable to the instructor at the beginning of class.

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