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  • Babysitting Clinic

    Babysitting is an important job and can sometimes be scary if your don't know what to expect. The 4-H babysitting clinic will teach you the skills you need to become a great babysitter. We'll help you learn the ropes of being successful on the job. the clinic covers the following: Caring for infants and young children, Developmental traits of children age 0-5, Safe cooking and meal prep skills, What to do in an emergency, Baic first aid, What to ask before parents leave, What parents expect from you, Activity ideas, How to make babysitting a businessParticipants will practice preparing a meal so do not need to pack their own lunch.Instructor: ISU Extension
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  • Backstory

    Telling true stories is a powerful way to connect. Practicing the art and craft of storytelling in a safe space builds community, hones critical listening skills, inspires new writing, and allows the teller to reflect on meaningful personal experiences in a new way. In this class, students will brainstorm ideas, learn about structure, tell drafts of stories, receive feedback, support one another, reflect on their work, and celebrate their success.Instructor: Millie Kehrli
  • Brick Builders

    Build a catapult, dragster, and balancing beam using LEGO® bricks. Use these LEGO® brick models to explore STEM concepts. The {YEL!} Teach It!…Practice It!…Play It! method engages students to create and innovate. Sign up today! LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program. Instructor: Youth Enrichment League 
  • Chess 101 for Families

    Join Youth Enrichment League and Johnston Community Education to learn the game of Chess! Students of any skill level and their folks are welcome to come learn the game of chess and then battle it out over the chess board. •Teach It!…Students and parents learn the basics and some history of the game.  •Puzzle It!… Participants are given chess puzzles (constructed by WIM Serafima Sokolovskaya) and work with guidance to solve them.  •Play It!…Use your new knowledge to play games against your family and your peers. Sign up today to THINK, LEARN and PLAY WELL with {YEL!}. Registration includes 1 adult/parent and 1 child  Instructor: Youth Enrichment League  
  • Chess 101 for Families (+ Adult)

    Join Youth Enrichment League and Johnston Community Education to learn the game of Chess! Students of any skill level and their folks are welcome to come learn the game of chess and then battle it out over the chess board.This registration is for one additional adult to attend with a parent/child pair already registered. 
  • Chess 101 for Families (+ Child)

    Join Youth Enrichment League and Johnston Community Education to learn the game of Chess! Students of any skill level and their folks are welcome to come learn the game of chess and then battle it out over the chess board.This registration is for one additional child to attend with a parent/child pair already registered. 
  • Crime Scene Investigation (CSI)

    Calling all aspiring detectives and forensic scientists! Join us as we solve an all new case while getting hands-on experience learning a number of different forensic science techniques!Instructor: TigerLily STEM
  • Doorway to College - ZAPPING the ACT Seminar

    This seminar enables each student to prepare for the ACT college admission test. Participants gain valuable insight into the ACT through a close examination of each type of question. This seminar teaches students those strategies necessary for answering specific question types and general test taking tips. It also provides suggestions for post seminar test preparation. Each participant will receive four practice tests, divided into 20-minute workouts written to ACT specifications as well as a detailed preparation study guide.
  • Fencing - Grade 2-5

    Join us in learning this fast-growing Olympic sport. Follow lessons and curriculum designed by Hall of Fame Olympic Fencing Coach Ro Sobalvarro. Learn fencing moves and practice with other students at your skill level. All equipment is provided.
  • Fencing - Grade 6-12

    Join us in learning this fast-growing Olympic sport. Follow lessons and curriculum designed by Hall of Fame Olympic Fencing Coach Ro Sobalvarro. Learn fencing moves and practice with other students at your skill level. All equipment is provided.
  • Floor Hockey

    Get your pulse pounding with our fast-paced floor hockey class! Boys and girls will develp basic stick handling, shooting, and teamwork skills. Florr hockey sticks and an indoor puck are provided.
  • Grandmasters of Chess

    Learn chess concepts by working through puzzles, and practice incorporating new chess moves into your game. Each class ends with students playing 20-30 minutes of chess against each other.Instructor: Youth Enrichment League
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 2nd Grade Boys

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 2nd Grade Girls

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 3rd Grade Boys

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 3rd Grade Girls

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95  "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 4th Grade Boys

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 4th Grade Girls

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 5th Grade Boys

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Johnston Youth Basketball - 5th Grade Girls

    "This is a youth basketball league for students living in or attending the Johnston School District. Participants will be placed on teams and play an 8 game season. All games will take place on Saturday mornings and early afternoons. Teams will have practice one night each week. Practices are limited to one hour and can start the week of November 5. Games will begin on December 1. Season will end February 2. No games will be held on December 22 or 29. Volunteer Coaches meeting will be October 24th at the CEC (6600 NW 62nd Ave) at 6pm.. Coaches will contact parents with practice/game schedules after Oct. 24th. All players will receive a t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed! *Those on the wait list will only be added if there is room on a team. Max on a team is 10. No one will be put on a team once games have started. *Team will be selected at random, no request to be with other participants will be honored. *If you are volunteering to coach, you can request a co-coach. There will only be 2 coaches per team. *Conflict dates for practices- we will do our best to accommodate these conflicts, but preferred dates are not guaranteed. Early Bird Registration before 9/27: $75 Registration on 9/28-10/16: $95 "
  • Junior Robotics

    "The next evolution in youth robotics is here! Build a seeing-sensing robot using LEGO® Bricks, then program it to complete unique tasks and challenges. Next, build a rescue helicopter to find animals in need of assistance and message Headquarters with status updates. Students LEARN basic engineering and computer coding concepts; BUILD multiple LEGO® Bricks projects; EXPLORE how the projects and programming complement each other; and PLAY with different building and programming options. Restrain summer brain drain, sign up today. Visit YELKids.com for more details. LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program." Instructor: Youth Enrichment League   
  • Junior Soccer

    Ge tyour pulse pounding and get kickin'! Learn the fundmentals of dribbling, passing, receiving, and scoring. Emphasis is on teamwork, skill development, safety, and fast-pased action.
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  • Kids in the Kitchen

    What do happy kids, healthy foods, and messy plates have in common? They are all part of Kids in the Kitchen! Kids in the Kitchen is an evidence-based, hands-on cooking class based on the My Plate nutrition guidelines for youth in grades K-5. Each class includes a nutrition lesson, light physical activity, and snack preparation where your child will have the opportunity to prepare and sample healthy foods. Instructor: ISU Extension
  • Little Dragon Basketball - 1st Grade Session 1

    Participants will be introduced to basketball fundamentals, such as dribbling, passing shooting, defense, and rebounding. Little Dragon Basketball is conducted in a non-competitive atmosphere that stresses fun, sportsmanship, and skill development. Just wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes. We will provide all the equipment. Cost includes t-shirt. Please wear your shirt the last 2 weeks. Limit 40 kids per session. Registration Deadline: 12/27