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Our Classes

GENEALOGY: THE PHOTOGRAPHIC TRAIL

$20

with Amy Pace

Calendar Dec 5, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This class is for genealogists (and others) who would like help identifying the people, places, and dates of old photographs they have in their collection. The first class will help you to identify the different types of photographs, use clothing and hair styles to narrow down a date range, use clues on and in the photograph to discover the location, use your family tree to identify the people, find other sources of family photos and understand the best way to label, organize and preserve those photographs to pass on to future generations. The remainder of the classes will be used to help you identify your photographs. You will need to bring a notebook, binder and divider tabs for the handouts. Please bring a $5 lab fee to be paid to the instructor. 

GOD’S EYE (advanced)

$13

with Mary Minney

Calendar Nov 5, 2019 at 6 pm

Turn sticks and yarn into a beautiful God's eye you could display in many ways. You will learn advanced techniques, variations on the basic shape and possible ways of displaying your art work

Bring a $5 lab fee to be paid to the instructor.

Indoor Co-Ed Soccer Y5-6th

$45

with Coaches Needed ASAP

Calendar Jan 6, 2020

Three different leagues divided by grade and school.  Players must register in their current grade level.  One evening practice per week lasting one hour at one of our MPS schools.  Games: 6  games at Monroe Middle School and Arborwood South. 

Cost: $45 from Friday November 1st to Friday November 22nd.  

Late fee: $5 will be assessed after November 24th  NO Registrations will be taken after the Deadline December 6th  

Practices: begin the week of January 6th and Games begin on Saturday January 18th. 

Check the website on November 1st for registration form!

INTERMEDIATE SEWING

$40

with Lisa Gessner

Calendar Oct 29, 2019 at 6 pm, runs for 3 weeks

This class will build on the skills taught in basic sewing by covering simple zipper installation, patchwork piecing, stitch-in-the-ditch quilting, bias tape application, decorative stitching and buttonhole sewing.  Student will receive a folder of intermediate sewing information, project materials and machine bobbins.  Each student will sew a zippered pouch, a placemat and a drawstring bag. An additional project of instructor's choice may be provided if time permits.  Machines are available for your use.  Please bring a basic sewing kit to class that includes sharp scissors, straight pins, safety pins, a seam ripper, a small ruler and white thread.  Bring a $15 lab fee to be paid to the instructor LIMIT 8 (Ages 10 years and older)

JR NBA BASKETBALL

$55

with Coaches Needed ASAP

Calendar Mar 16, 2020

JR. NBA BASKETBALL PROGRAM CO-ED for grades 1-4

There will be two different leagues grades 1-2 (8-feet hoop height) and grades 3-4 (standard hoop height)

WHERE: Practices -at MPS Elementary Schools      Games- at Arborwood South and Monroe Middle School.

WHEN: Practices-1x or 2x per week starting week of March 16th, Games on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays between April 17th and May 3rd. No games or practices over MPS Spring Break April 6th-12th

COST: $55 (includes jersey)

Registration Deadline Friday February 28th  register on-line, in person at MPS Community Ed 1275 N. Macomb St. Monroe MI 48162 or by phone (734) 265-3170

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MONROE YOUTH WRESTLING CLUB
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MONROE YOUTH WRESTLING CLUB

Price not
available

with Don Mayes

Calendar Nov 11, 2019

(grades K-8th)

Schedule: Mid-November through the end of April

Practices: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday. Beginners 5-6:30pm,

Advanced 6:30-8:00pm

Tournaments on Sundays

Cost: To be determined, around $175

To Register: 4000 fliers are handed out at all MPS Elementary schools and most private schools by the 1st week of November.

Questions, contact Don Mayes, Program Head Coach at (734)625-0954

MONROE YOUTH WRESTLING CLUB
Online Registration Unavailable

MONROE YOUTH WRESTLING CLUB

Price not
available

with Don Mayes

Calendar Nov 11, 2019

(grades K-8th)

Schedule: Mid-November through the end of April

Practices: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday. Beginners 5-6:30pm,

Advanced 6:30-8:00pm

Tournaments on Sundays

Cost: To be determined, around $175

To Register: 4000 fliers are handed out at all MPS Elementary schools and most private schools by the 1st week of November.

Questions, contact Don Mayes, Program Head Coach at (734)625-0954

NO FUSS WALL MOSS GARDEN

$15

with Pam Puccetti

Calendar Oct 23, 2019 at 6 pm

Bring the beauty of outdoors inside with this moss garden wall art. No need to water this garden! Using hot glue and your imagination participants will use moss, bark and wood to design their own wall moss garden. (Approximate size 12” x 12”) Please bring a glue gun, glue sticks and any desired artificial succulant to class along with a $15 lab fee to be paid to instructor.





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