Leader in Training

Ages 13-16. Leaders in Training (LIT) is a program for young people who want to do something impactful with their summer. LIT’s will gain valuable work experience while participating in a program that will support them in developing their workplace skills.

Required LIT Training: Tuesday, June 11th, 4-6pm
Required Parent Meeting: Tuesday, June 11th, 6-6:30pm

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Training: 6/14/19 Days: F Time: 3PM-5PM Price: $30 IDIn-district / $35 ODOut-of-district Class #: 21639 Online Registration: Register

When I’m In Charge

Ages 8-11. The thought of leaving kids home alone can fill a parent with unease. How should they answer the phone? What if the doorbell rings? What about Internet safety? This course provides kids the training they need to respond to a variety of situations at times when direct parent supervision is unavailable. Participants role play personal safety scenarios and learn basic self care skills.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/2 Days: Sa Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $29.00 IDIn-district / $35.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20185 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/6 Days: Sa Time: 1PM-3PM Price: $29.00 IDIn-district / $35.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20186 Online Registration: Register

Red Cross Babysitter Training

Grades 6-12. Babysitter’s Training: Recommended for those ages 11 to 15, this course is designed to help participants develop leadership skills, build their business, help keep themselves and others safe, help children learn how to behave, and learn basic child care and basic first aid. For more details visit RedCross.org

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/20 Days: Sa Time: 10AM-4PM Price: $79.00 IDIn-district / $89.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20177 Online Registration: Register

Learn to Fish for Trout

Ages  8+. Just in time for a local free fishing weekend! Learn basic fishing techniques to use in Oregon’s beautiful lakes, rivers and streams. Learn how to interpret regulations, determine what equipment you need, tie a few knots and explore basic tackle options. Presented by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and Angler Education Volunteers. Kids under 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/27 Days: Sa Time: 10AM-1PM Price: $4.00 IDIn-district / $6.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20683 Online Registration: Register

StarGuard Lifeguard Certification class

Ages 16+. The StarGuard Lifeguard Certification is an internationally recognized lifeguard curriculum that takes an experiential approach to learning. This course focuses on essential lifeguard rescues, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, First-aid for the Professional Rescuer, and emergency oxygen administration. Visit Starguard’s website to learn more about StarGuard certification.

Location: WPSC and Splash! at Lively Park
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/22 Days: Su F Sa Time: 4PM-8PM Price: $140 Class #: 20394 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/26 Days: Su F Sa Time: 4PM-8PM Price: $140 Class #: 20395 Online Registration: Register

Starfish Swimming Instructor Certification Course

Ages 15+. The Starfish Swimming Certification is an internationally recognized swim instructor training curriculum that takes an experiential approach to learning. This course will focus on the curriculum for the Starfish Swim and Stroke School program. You will learn teaching skills, stroke progression, and safety training methods to give you the tools to succeed as a swim instructor.

Location: WPSC and Splash! at Lively Park
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/12-4/15 Days: Su M F Sa Time: 9AM-6PM Price: $125 Class #: 20396 Online Registration: Register

Starfish Swimming Instructor Certification Course

Ages 15+. The Starfish Swimming Certification is an internationally recognized swim instructor training curriculum that takes an experiential approach to learning. This course will focus on the curriculum for the Starfish Swim and Stroke School program. You will learn teaching skills, stroke progression, and safety training methods to give you the tools to succeed as a swim instructor.

Location: WPSC and Splash! at Lively Park
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/12-4/15 Days: Su M F Sa Time: 9AM-6PM Price: $125 Class #: 20396 Online Registration: Register

Arduino for the Hobbyist: Level 2

Canceled. Ages 14+. This class will continue exploring software and hardware Arduino applications. A thermistor temperature sensor will be introduced as an analog input device that will control a cooling fan based on the room’s temperature. Prerequisite: Arduino For The Hobbyist-1 Note: Bring your laptop (with a USB port) computer to this class! You will be required to download and install the Arduino software from the www.arduino.cc web site.

Location: Willamalane Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/9 Days: Tu Time: 6PM-8PM Price: $26.00 IDIn-district / $31.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20277 Online Registration: N/A

Sideline Cheer

Grades 6-8. Give me a C-H-E-E-R! Our Sideline Cheer team is looking for enthusiastic, energetic students to get the crowd pumped and pepped at all our middle school basketball games. If you have the right ‘tude, join our squad!

New cheer participants must pay $60 spirit gear fee at the first practice. The same spirit gear is used fall-to-fall for junior cheer and sideline cheer. Class does not meet on no-school days. No cheer 12/24, 12/26, 12/31, 1/, 1/7, 1/21.

Location: Thurston Middle School
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 12/3-1/30 Days: M W Time: 3:30-5PM Price: $65 IDIn-district / $79 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20652 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/11-4/3 Days: M W Time: 3:30-5PM Price: $65 IDIn-district / $79 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20653 Online Registration: Register

Thurston After School Academy

Academy has begun, but it isn’t too late to sign up! Register today.

Grades 6-8. More than just an after-school program, Thurston After School Academy offers intentional academic support that encourages academic growth by encouraging every kid to explore their potential. With custom-tailored support, we are able to challenge kids who seek to broaden their academic horizons, while engaging youth that need a daily check-in. One-on-one mentoring allows kids to have a guide on the side who helps them to set goals, organize work and even receive tutoring sessions. We will also provide student-led recreational learning opportunities that allow children to explore art and STEM topics of their choosing.

Try us out for just one month or register for several months at a time. Academy is $49 per month.

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Location: Thurston Middle School
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: Daily Days: M-Th Time: 3PM-5PM Price: $49 Class #: N/A Online Registration: Register

ODTI Driver’s Education

This Oregon Department of Transportation-approved program consists of 33 hours of classroom instruction, six hours of behind-the-wheel instruction, six hours of observation in the vehicle and two hours of parent education. Parents must attend the first class. Register now at: Oregondrivertraining.com. For questions call: 541-342-4339.

$350 for ages 15-17/$560 for ages 18+

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Location: Bob Keefer Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/12-3/23 Days: Sa Time: 10am-1pm Price: $350 for ages 15-17/$560 for ages 18+ Class #: Call (541) 342-4339 to Register Online Registration: 541-736-4544
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/6-6/15 Days: Sa Time: 10am-1pm Price: $350 for ages 15-17/$560 for ages 18+ Class #: Call (541) 342-4339 to Register Online Registration: 541-736-4544