Ross Recreation Programs

Science At Bacich


Instructor: Holly Salamun
11 weeks
This science program is designed for young children as a way to stimulate an interest in science. They will learn a simplified version of the scientific method of: *What is a question *How can we find an answer *What do we think will happen * Test our guesses. They will also explore science skills: *Observing, Classifying, Sorting, Measuring, Using Numbers. We will be communicating what we learned with words, art, song and games. Every session will be new projects!
Fall: 11 weeks No class 11/14, 11/21
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1 - 2 grade
09/19/17 - 12/12/17 Tuesday Fall17
2:20 - 3:20
Bacich School
15
$ 265 FULL: Join Waitlist Science At Bacich

Hip Hop Dance Mixed Levels


Instructor: Chelsea Hill
10 weeks
Hip Hop is an ever-popular street dance that cultivates body control, creativity, and community! In this 10-week workshop, children of all levels will learn rhythm, choreography, precise footwork, upper body strength for breaking, stage presence, and the history of Hip Hop culture. This workshop is based in dance culture and developmental anatomy. It will include styles of house dance, locking, popping, and funk developed in the 1970’s. A balance of precision and respect will be infused with freedom and personal expression, to foster the dancers confidence. Old-school and new Hip Hop and R&B music will be utilized.
No class 10/24
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1 - 5 grade
09/12/17 - 11/28/17 Tuesday Fall17
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Ross School
Gym
$ 225 FULL: Join Waitlist Hip Hop Dance Mixed Levels

Carpentry at Bacich


Instructor: Nat Davis
11 weeks
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1 - 2 grade
09/19/17 - 12/12/17 Tuesday Fall17
2:20PM - 3:30PM
Bacich School
Outside Rm. 30
$ 300 FULL: Join Waitlist Carpentry at Bacich (Gr. 1-2)
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4 grade - k
09/19/17 - 12/12/17 Tuesday Fall17
3:30PM - 4:40PM
Bacich School
Outside Rm. 30
$ 300 REGISTER Carpentry at Bacich (Gr. K-4)

STEAM Makers in Motion: Machines to Robots


Instructor: Cyber Garage Staff
11 weeks
READY, SET, GO! Get ready to create, explore, code and discover. Awaken your inner inventor by designing and testing how things move. From fidget spinners and hover crafts to air rockets and robots, this class will combine everyday up cycle materials with motors, batteries, wires and electronics to bring creations to life.
Supply fee included in class cost.
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3 - 4 grade
09/20/17 - 12/13/17 Wednesday Fall17
12:30 - 1:30
Bacich School
24
$ 295 FULL: Join Waitlist STEAM Makers in Motion: Machines to Robots

STEM Challenge with LEGO


Instructor: PlayWell Staff
11 weeks
Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Bulldozers, Hovercrafts, Hot Air Balloons, and the Great Wall of China Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment.
11 weeks. No class 11/16, 11/23
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1 - 2 grade
09/21/17 - 12/14/17 Thursday Fall17
2:20 - 3:20
Bacich School
3
$ 255 FULL: Join Waitlist STEM Challenge with LEGO

Basketball League Girls Gr 2-4


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer
11 weeks
Boys and Girls Basketball classes cover all of the fundamentals of this popular winter sport: dribbling, shooting, passing and teamwork. Our staff will encourage your child and help them improve their basic skills throughout the season's practices and games.
Volunteer coaches are REQUIRED for all teams. PLEASE sign up when registering your child.
League clinic for all players will be held by Redwood varsity coaches and their teams at the Redwood High School gym on Sunday, December 10th--boys from 9am-12pm, girls from 12pm-3pm.
Price includes Sunday clinic, practice, games & team jersey.
Thank you to Bacich School for use of the Community Center and Ross School for use of the gym. (The schools have first-use priority therefore there may be occasions where we will have practice outside; weather permitting. We will email you dates as they become available to us.)
*No class 12/19 (Tu), 12/21 (Th), 12/22 (F), 12/26 (Tu), 12/28 (Th), 12/29 (F), 1/2 (Tu), 1/4 (Th), 1/5 (F), 2/20 (Tu), 2/23 (F), 3/1 (Th)
Weather permitting, class WILL be outside: (Th) 12/14
Games will be held on Saturdays at Ross School Gym.
11 weeks.
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2 - 4 grade
11/28/17 - 03/06/18 Tuesday Fall17
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bacich School
Community Center
$ 295 REGISTER Basketball League Girls Gr 2-4
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2 - 4 grade
11/30/17 - 03/08/18 Thursday Fall17
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bacich School
Community Center
$ 295 FULL: Join Waitlist Basketball League Girls Gr 2-4
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2 - 4 grade
12/01/17 - 03/09/18 Friday Fall17
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Ross School
Gym
$ 295 REGISTER Basketball League Girls Gr 2-4

Basketball League Boys


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer
11 weeks
Boys and Girls Basketball classes cover all of the fundamentals of this popular winter sport: dribbling, shooting, passing and teamwork. Our staff will encourage your child and help them improve their basic skills throughout the season's practices and games.
Volunteer coaches are REQUIRED for all teams. PLEASE sign up when registering your child.
League clinic for all players will be held by Redwood varsity coaches and their teams at the Redwood High School gym on Sunday, December 10th--boys from 9am-12pm, girls from 12pm-3pm.
Price includes Sunday clinic, practice, games & team jersey.
Thank you to Bacich School for use of the Community Center and Ross School for use of the gym. (The schools have first-use priority therefore there may be occasions where we will have practice outside; weather permitting. We will email you dates as they become available to us.)
*No class 12/19 (Tu), 12/21 (Th), 12/22 (F), 12/26 (Tu), 12/28 (Th), 12/29 (F), 1/2 (Tu), 1/4 (Th), 1/5 (F), 2/20 (Tu), 2/23 (F), 3/1 (Th)
Weather permitting, class WILL be outside: (Th) 12/14
Games will be held on Saturdays at Ross School Gym.
11 weeks.
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2 - 4 grade
11/28/17 - 03/06/18 Tuesday Fall17
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bacich School
Community Center
$ 295 REGISTER Basketball League Boys Gr 2-4
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2 - 4 grade
11/30/17 - 03/08/18 Thursday Fall17
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bacich School
Community Center
$ 295 FULL: Join Waitlist Basketball League Boys Gr 2-4
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2 - 4 grade
12/01/17 - 03/09/18 Friday Fall17
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ross School
Gym
$ 295 REGISTER Basketball League Boys Gr 2-4

Academic Chess


Instructor: David Kirscher/Jesse Dioquino
11 weeks
Academic Chess is designed for everyone from the beginner to the advanced player. With our innovative teaching methods, attendees will learn the basic principles behind the opening game, middle game tactics/objectives, and endgame strategies.
Learning this ancient game, participants will develop patience, foster critical thinking skills, and understand that decisions result in consequences. All participants will receive our exclusive workbooks.
Academic Chess-A non-profit organization that has been teaching chess in schools for nearly 20 years. With our unique style of teaching, our goal is to make learning fun for all students in a safe, nurturing environment. Notable students of Academic Chess have gone on to win National Championships and one became (at the time) the youngest Master in US History. We are currently serving 50+ schools in the City and Marin.
11 weeks
No class 10/18, 11/22
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K - 8 grade
09/13/17 - 12/06/17 Wednesday Fall17
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Ross School
Green Room
$ 175 REGISTER Academic Chess

Introduction to Good Manners - Monday


Instructor: Syndi Seid
1 weeks
If your child has never attended an etiquette class, this is the one-time workshop not to miss, for your child to gain the basics to self-introductions, handshaking, eye contact, and other tips on attending parties with or without parents. An introduction to basic table manners, from start to finish, including a 3-course tutorial dinner.

Parents request this program again and again so we are continuing to bring back our etiquette expert, Syndi Seid, who is a graduate of The Protocol School of Washington. She has appeared on "Good Morning America", KRON, KPIX, KGO, KTVU and KQED.
Parents are encouraged to enroll with their child (average one parent per child), although kids may enroll without a parent. Check-in is at 3:45pm with the seminar starting promptly at 4pm.
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7 - 13 year olds
10/16/17 - 10/16/17 Monday Fall17
3:45pm - 7:00pm
other
Left Bank Restaurant
$ 87 FULL: Join Waitlist Introduction to Good Manners - Monday

Introduction to Good Manners - Monday - Parent Registration


Instructor: Syndi Seid
Parents who are planning to attend the Introduction to Good Manners course along with their child (only one parent per child, please) may register here.
Parents are encouraged to attend, but it is not required.
Check-in is at 3:45pm with the seminar starting promptly at 4pm.
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7 - 13 year olds
10/16/17 - 10/16/17 Monday Fall17
3:45pm - 7pm
other
Left Bank Restaurant
$ 70 FULL: Join Waitlist Introduction to Good Manners - Monday - Parent Registration

Introduction to Good Manners - Tuesday


Instructor: Syndi Seid
1 weeks
If your child has never attended an etiquette class, this is the one-time workshop not to miss, for your child to gain the basics to self-introductions, handshaking, eye contact, and other tips on attending parties with or without parents. An introduction to basic table manners, from start to finish, including a 3-course tutorial dinner.

Parents request this program again and again so we are continuing to bring back our etiquette expert, Syndi Seid, who is a graduate of The Protocol School of Washington. She has appeared on "Good Morning America", KRON, KPIX, KGO, KTVU and KQED.
Parents are encouraged to enroll with their child (average one parent per child), although kids may enroll without a parent. Check-in is at 3:45pm with the seminar starting promptly at 4pm.
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10 - 17 year olds
10/17/17 - 10/17/17 Tuesday Fall17
3:45pm - 7:00pm
other
Left Bank Restaurant
$ 87 REGISTER Introduction to Good Manners - Tuesday

Introduction to Good Manners - Tuesday - Parent Registration


Instructor: Syndi Seid
Parents who are planning to attend the Introduction to Good Manners course along with their child (only one parent per child, please) may register here.
Parents are encouraged to attend, but it is not required.
Check-in is at 3:45pm with the seminar starting promptly at 4pm.
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7 - 13 year olds
10/17/17 - 10/17/17 Tuesday Fall17
3:45pm - 7pm
other
Left Bank Restaurant
$ 70 FULL: Join Waitlist Introduction to Good Manners - Tuesday - Parent Registration

Tennis Skills / Fun & Games Ages 5-7


Instructor: Tennis in Marin- Diane DeMartini
10 weeks
Group lesson. Usage of special equipment designed for this age group. Introduction to tennis with simple activities and games that produce both fun and early motor skill development. Fall 10 wks
No class 10/23
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5 - 7 year olds
09/11/17 - 11/20/17 Monday Fall17
3:00pm - 3:35pm
other
Town Courts
$ 160 FULL: Join Waitlist Tennis Skills / Fun & Games Ages 5-7
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7 - 12 year olds
09/11/17 - 11/20/17 Monday Fall17
3:40pm - 4:40pm
other
Town Courts
$ 200 FULL: Join Waitlist Tennis Skills / Fun & Games Ages 7-12
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5 - 7 year olds
09/14/17 - 11/16/17 Thursday Fall17
3:00pm - 3:35pm
other
Ross Town Courts
$ 160 FULL: Join Waitlist Tennis Skills / Fun & Games Ages 5-7
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7 - 12 year olds
09/14/17 - 11/16/17 Thursday Fall17
3:40pm - 4:40pm
other
Town Courts
$ 200 REGISTER Tennis Skills / Fun & Games Ages 7-12

Sandrick's Sports Early Release


Instructor: Sandrick Jackson
13 weeks
Join Sandrick Jackson in the Ross School gym on early release Wednesdays for lots of fun and games!
Dodgeball, tag games, indoor soccer, hockey, basketball and more. A Ross School favorite, this program always fills. Register early and don't miss out!
13 weeks
No Class: 10/18, 11/22
(Ross School has priority use of the gym, there may be times when Sandrick's Sports will be held outside.)
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1 - 5 grade
09/06/17 - 12/13/17 Wednesday Fall17
1:45 - 3:00
Ross School
Gym
$ 225 FULL: Join Waitlist Sandrick's Sports Early Release

Soccer Boys Gr 1-2


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer
10 weeks
This instructional program emphasizes the basic skills in passing, dribbling, shooting, trapping, heading, and other tactics for both offensive and defensive play. Each child will receive an official team soccer shirt. Weekday practices will be held by Ross Recreation Staff. Our Saturday games are not possible without parent volunteers to coach! Please call us if you are willing to coach, and and sign up to attend our free coaching clinic on Saturday, 9/23. Games begin 10/7.
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1 - 2 grade
09/12/17 - 11/14/17 Tuesday Fall17
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 285 FULL: Join Waitlist Soccer Boys Gr 1-2
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1 - 2 grade
09/13/17 - 11/15/17 Wednesday Fall17
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 285 FULL: Join Waitlist Soccer Boys Gr 1-2
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1 - 2 grade
09/14/17 - 11/16/17 Thursday Fall17
3:15pm - 4:15pm
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 285 FULL: Join Waitlist Soccer Boys Gr 1-2

Soccer Girls Gr 1-2


Instructor: Jean Marc Schafer
10 weeks
This instructional program emphasizes the basic skills in passing, dribbling, shooting, trapping, heading, and other tactics for both offensive and defensive play. Each child will receive an official team soccer shirt. Weekday practices will be held by Ross Recreation Staff. Our Saturday games are not possible without parent volunteers to coach! Please call us if you are willing to coach, and sign up to attend our free coaching clinic on Saturday, 9/23. Games begin 10/7.
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1 - 2 grade
09/11/17 - 11/13/17 Monday Fall17
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 285 FULL: Join Waitlist Soccer Girls Gr 1-2
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1 - 2 grade
09/13/17 - 11/15/17 Wednesday Fall17
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 285 FULL: Join Waitlist Soccer Girls Gr 1-2
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1 - 2 grade
09/14/17 - 11/16/17 Thursday Fall17
4:15pm - 5:15pm
Ross School
Ross Field
$ 285 FULL: Join Waitlist Soccer Girls Gr 1-2

Kids Club


Instructor: Ronda Beren, Mallory Beren
Kids Club is an on-site after school program offered at Ross School for grades K-5. Following the Ross School calendar, care begins on all regular school days at "dismissal time."

Kindergarteners are met each day at their classroom and walked to our room.
Kids Club works seamlessly with other Ross Rec enrichment classes - we escort your child to and from other classes occurring on the same day!

Each day at Kids Club includes:
Indoor & Outdoor (or Gym!) Play
A Healthy Snack
Art / Craft / Building / Creating / Science
Time for Homework if needed

Ronda Beren has more than 20 years of experience working with children, leads creative art projects and loves games.

Mallory Beren has been working with Ross Rec for the past 3 years. She is creative and fun. She leads great art and craft projects and the kids love her!
Both strive to create a fun and warm environment for kids to play, learn and grow.
Kids Club Information

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K - 5 grade
08/28/17 - 06/20/18 M-F Fall17
2pm - 6pm
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ REGISTER Kids Club

Kids Club Drop In Cards


Instructor: Ronda Beren, Mallory Beren
If you do not plan to have your child attend Kids Club regularly, but want to have the option of aftercare available with more flexibility, the Drop In Card option is for you!
The drop in card is good for 10 hours to use when you need it and can even be used in 30 min increments. The time on the cards does not expire, and can be shared among siblings. We will keep your card on file, keep track of time used, and let you know when your card is low.
- Drop In Cards must be purchased in advance of using the Kids Club program.
- 24 Hours notice is required to have your child attend on a Drop In basis
- Kids Club (via email) Kids-Club@outlook.com must be contacted directly, and approved by an instructor.
- Drop In space is limited and not guaranteed, and given on a 1st come, 1st serve basis.
- Drop in card purchase does not expire, but is non transferable.

See Kids Club for more information.
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K - 5 grade
08/28/17 - 12/15/17 M-F Fall17
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 150 REGISTER Kids Club Drop In Cards

Kids Club Teacher Work Day 10/18


Instructor: Ross Rec Staff
Come and play on a Ross School teacher work day! Your child can enjoy a day filled with friends and activities. Located at the Ross Rec Classroom, there will be toys, crafts, baking, and outdoor play.

All day care available from 8:30am - 6pm - drop off and pick up when needed for one simple flat rate.
Pack a snack, lunch and bring water.
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K - 5 grade
10/18/17 - 10/18/17 Wednesday Fall17
8:30am - 6pm
Ross School
Ross Rec Classroom
$ 70 REGISTER Kids Club Teacher Work Day 10/18

Holly Hoppin' Holiday Camp


Instructor: Holly Salamun
Have a great time this holiday break by joining in the fun at Holly Hoppin' Holiday Camp! These days have a great mix of AWESOME activities in small groups as well as cool choice time options. This will be an inspiring environment where children have the opportunity to explore, create, discover and nurture their unique attributes. Children will fill their leisurely and creative day with: arts & crafts, nature walks or a trip to Pixie park - if the weather permits, games & sports, yoga & free play, music, outdoor play, cooking & baking throughout the day.
Please bring a light snack and a hardy lunch!
Drop In is $75/day.
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preK - 5 grade
12/18/17 - 12/22/17 M-F Fall17
9am - 1pm
Ross School
Ross Recreation Classroom
$ 300 REGISTER Holly Hoppin' Holiday Camp

STEAM Makers in Motion: Machines to Robots


Instructor: Cyber Garage Staff
10 weeks
READY, SET, GO! Get ready to create, explore, code and discover. Awaken your inner inventor by designing and testing how things move. From fidget spinners and hover crafts to air rockets and robots, this class will combine everyday up cycle materials with motors, batteries, wires and electronics to bring creations to life.
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2 - 4 grade
09/14/17 - 11/16/17 Thursday Fall17
3:00 - 4:00
Ross School
Green Room
$ 295 NOT AVAILABLE STEAM Makers in Motion: Machines to Robots