Fall Programming

Get back to school and back to schedules! Our fall programming runs from August through November and includes a variety of programming from cake decorating to dance lessons and more!

Ongoing

Kids Kung Fu

Ages 5-12 / Mondays & Tuesdays / $60/month / 6-7p.

Classes are ongoing and can be joined at any time that meets your schedule.

Children’s Kung Fu is a beginner’s class for learning fundamentals of Chinese Martials Arts or Kung Fu. Kids learn proper etiquette, titles and protocols with in the training hall. They also learn terminology of basic stances, counting to ten in Chinese, and 24 basic techniques which are combined to show the first 6 basic forms. Forms, footwork and techniques are practiced in every class. Techniques are practiced with partner in focused drilling to develop real self-defense applications against an opponent. Techniques are practiced in a controlled manner on another student and pads are used to develop power and accuracy. Safety is the highest priority while training.

Students are also trained in two proprietary systems called Bully Busters and Predator Proof. Bully Busters is a curriculum designed to deal with the quintessential “School Yard Bully”. Predator Proof is a curriculum to teach children how to escape a potential abductor or predator. Classes are taught teach in a friendly manner that is will encourage and empower your child.

There will never be yelling , scolding or punishment but positive support to nurture the next generation of martial artists.

This class is best for kids ages 5-12. The class is $60/month and kids are encouraged to participate up to eight times a month and can be joined at any time. Classes are held Monday and Tuesday allowing for flexible scheduling within your family to attend up to eight classes a month.

Baseball & Softball Pitching Lessons

Ages 7-18 / Saturdays & Tuesdays / $50/hour / Time Varies

Ohio University Chillicothe Baseball Coach Bret Mavis will be teaching baseball pitching lessons in one hour increments to TWO players at a time. Players will learn proper pitching technique and work on form, speed and learn other tips and tricks. Bret coached baseball for many years at the High School, American Legion and currently OUChillicothe. He also pitched and played at Division 1 Marshall University for 4 years during his undergraduate study. He has attended, worked at and hosted many baseball skills camps throughout the years and is looking forward to serving the next generation of players.

Lessons are $50/hour per person and are open to two people per hour.

Individual, one hour, softball pitching lessons are available on Mondays and Tuesdays. Lessons are taught by Tiffany Bise.

Tiffany Bise is a Logan Elm graduate who continued her career at the University of Rio Grande. The RedStorm won 3 conference titles with trips to the national tournament during her time there. Tiffany was also a team captain, champions of character award recipient for the conference and apart of the academic all-conference team all 4 years. She has been pitching for more than 15 years and has taught lessons for the past year.

Adult Yoga

Ages 16+ / Tuesdays / $10/class / 6-7:15p.

Slow Flow Yoga, from our partners at Burn Within Yoga

Perfect for beginners and those seasoned yogis who want a little refresher. This 60 minute class is designed to break down basic poses with focus on details, alignment, transitions, and the breath; while instilling you with the comfort, confidence, strength and knowledge needed to explore and enjoy your yoga practice safely.

This is a five week series for the price of a four week series! Buy the series for $40 or pay $10 per class. To buy the series, select CLASSES then select ADULT YOGA. Classes are from 6-7:15 p.m. on Tuesdays from July 2 through July 29. Participants should bring a mat, towel and water bottle.

Instructor is Jan Attanasio with Burn Within Yoga.

trained at: RYT® 200 at Center for Wholeness; reiki level lI specialties: slow flow vinyasa

What to Expect in My Class: Gentle flow with a focus on alignment and breath awareness, combining creative sequencing, a spirit of playfulness, and a dose of inspiration to help you deepen your practice. My hope is that you step off the mat feeling refreshed, nourished and balanced. One of my favorite quotes is: "if you can breathe, you can do yoga."

HIIT & Group Circuit

Ages 16+ / Saturdays / $10 / 8-9a.

HIIT and group circuit training class includes both cardio and strength segments. Calorie burning, high intensity and sculpting your body all while having fun! Total conditioning using a variety of different moves while maintaining stability and strength. (Please bring a mat for cool-down.)

Kim has been a certified group fitness instructor since 2017. She became a Beachbody coach, PiYo and TurboKick instructor after falling in love with the program. She has taught at the Naz and Physique Fitness Studio in Grove City. Along with being passionate about health and fitness, she has been a RT for over 15 years and is currently a clinical specialist for Avinger out of Redwood City, CA. Kim is married to Jami and has a son Harrison. They are active on the coffee team at the Naz and foster/volunteer for Rescued Ohio. Her motto is encourage each other and don't judge, be accepting and up-lifting.

Movie Nights

All Ages / Variable Dates / $5 / 7p.

Each Wednesday we will host a movie night with a new(er) DVD release. This event is $5 per family. Some snacks and drinks will be available for purchase, but guests are encouraged to bring their own.

Carpet squares, kid's seats, folding chairs and our comfy seating areas will be available on a first-come-first-serve basis. You are welcome to bring your own blankets, pillows, etc.

Please check the website and Facebook to confirm which movie we are showing each week - not all movies are G or PG, some are PG-13 for families with older kiddos. The start time of the movies will move up as the days get shorter to adjust with the darkness of the facility.

Hitting Lessons

Ages 7-18 / Thursdays / $30/hour / 6-9p.

Group Hitting Lessons for Baseball OR Softball.

Group lessons are taught by the Ohio Christian University Head Baseball Coach Michael Blevins and Assistant Coach Brian Daria. Group lessons are available for up to four players at one time. Group lessons are $30/player per hour. Every fourth lesson purchased and scheduled online gets a fifth lesson free.

Zumba

Ages 16+ / Mondays & Wednesdays / $5/class / 6-7 p.m.

Perfect For: Everybody and every body! Each Zumba® class is designed to bring people together to sweat it on.

How It Works: We take the "work" out of workout, by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Once the Latin and World rhythms take over, you'll see why Zumba® Fitness classes are often called exercise in disguise. Super effective? Check. Super fun? Check and check.

Benefits: A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.

Parents Night Out

Drop off your kids and enjoy your evening! Your kids ages 5-12, can enjoy an evening with their friends! Schedule is as follows:

5:30 p.m. Drop Off  (please bring a water bottle, kids should wear closed toed shoes)
5:30-6:30 p.m. large group activities like dodge ball or laser tag and/or small group activities like baseball/softball hitting or crafts
6:30-7 p.m. pizza dinner (pepperoni or cheese)
7-8:30 p.m. movie
8:30 p.m. Pick Up

Pricing is as follows: first child registered per family is $25, second child is $5 and third or more is FREE!

Pizza & Play

This is a family event that is for all ages and includes a pizza dinner. Come for the whole four hours or stop in for a part that looks good to you!

Attendees are encouraged to bring their own beverages. Some beverages and snacks will be available for additional purchase. This event is $15/family. 

5-7 p.m. Batting Cage Open - Baseball
7-9 p.m. Batting Cage Open - Softball
6-8 p.m. BINGO
5-9 p.m. Euchre Tables 
5-6 p.m. Dodge Ball
6-7 p.m. Kick Ball
7-8 p.m. Laser Tag
8-9 p.m. Nerf Wars (guns and bullets provided)

Series

Lion King Jr. Musical Theater

Ages 8-13 / Aug. 10-Oct.13 / $250 / 9a.-12p.

When: Saturdays from 9 am-12 pm beginning on Saturday, August 10 and running through performance dates on Saturday, October 12 and Sunday, October 13

Cost: $250
Ages: 8-13

Students spend 10 Saturday mornings building the skills necessary to become "triple threat" performers while learning and performing in a musical!

Featured for the FALL 2019 course:
THE LION KING EXPERIENCE KIDS!
Join Simba, Rafiki, Pumbaa and other legendary characters for this children’s classic, featuring classic tunes, "Hakuna Matata," "Can You Feel the Love Tonight" and "Circle of Life."

Performances are scheduled for October 12 and October 13.

Preschool Gymnastics

Ages 2-5 / Sept. 13 - Nov. 8 / $145 (by 9/1) $160 / 5:30-6:15p.

This class will introduce students to learning basic gymnastics skills alone with the instructor. Children will begin learning basic gymnastics skills and proper techniques. Children will work on skills and drills to establish their balance, flexibility, strength & coordination. Gymnastics related games, learning activities, and obstacle courses will be incorporated along the way. They will be able to experience the fun of gymnastics and getting active!t.

This class is taught by our partners at Gym Skills. Classes run on Fridays from September 13 to November 8 with no class on Friday, October 18. Register by September 1 at $145 or after September 1 for $160.

Youth Hip Hop

Ages 7-12 / Sept. 3-Oct. 8 / $90 / 7:15-8p.

This is a six week course taught by our partner Chelsea Crabtree from CLC Dance. The course runs Tuesdays from 7:15 -8 p.m. September 3 through October 8 and is $90 for the six week series ($15/class.)

Come explore hip hop dance by learning basic rhythm and coordination. Students will develop strength, focus, and agility through basic break-dancing and street jazz techniques in a fun and energetic environment. Don’t forget to bring your tennis shoes!

JumpBunch - Preschool

Ages 3mo-5yr / Sept. 7-Oct. 12 / $70 / 9:30-10a.

Coaches lead lively, colorful, and age appropriate activities for toddlers and preschoolers that build motor skills, balance, coordination, muscles and team-work. Teaching will consist of constant praise and encouragement enabling the children to establish self confidence, healthy habits, eye/hand coordination, fine and gross motor skills and balance. Each lesson features a different activity covering sports, sports readiness skills, fitness activities and working together. All equipment will be provided. For more information about this popular program, go to JumpBunch.com.

This is a half hour class on Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. and is best for kids ages 3 months to 5 years. This course is $70 for the six week course.

Jump Bunch - Parent/Tot

Ages 18 mo.-36 mo. / Sept. 7-Oct. 12 / $70 / 9-9:30a.

Coaches lead lively, colorful, and age appropriate activities for toddlers and preschoolers that build motor skills, balance, coordination, muscles and team-work. Teaching will consist of constant praise and encouragement enabling the children to establish self confidence, healthy habits, eye/hand coordination, fine and gross motor skills and balance. Each lesson features a different activity covering sports, sports readiness skills, fitness activities and working together. All equipment will be provided. For more information about this popular program, go to JumpBunch.com.

This is a half hour class on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and is best for kids ages 18 months to 36 months. This course is $70 for the six week course.

Reading Group

Grades 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade / Sept. 18-Oct.16 / $125 / 6-7 p.m.

Elementary Reading Tutoring
Ohio's Third Grade Reading Guarantee identifies students from kindergarten through grade 3 that are behind in reading. We have certified teachers with reading endorsements that can help kids prepare for the test! Let us provide the help and support your young student needs to make sure they are on track for reading success by the end of third grade. Small group classes will run once a quarter from 6:00 PM-7:00 PM with the first session starting Wednesday, September 18 through Wednesday, October 16. This class is best for kids ages 7-10 or second, third and fourth grade. This program is ran by our partners at Tutor Doctor and is $125/student.

Comic Creations

Grades 2-6 / Sept.19-Oct.10 / $121 / 6-7p.

Do you have a knack for drawing? Do you like to write? We have the class for you! Come join us as we explore the world of comics. We will learn about the different styles of cartooning, create new characters, and build a portfolio of your work.

Craft Masters

Grades 2-6 / Oct.22-Nov.14 / $141 / 6-7p.

Our D-I-Y class is for all you artsy- craftsy kids who love to express yourselves with one-of-a-kind masterpieces and crafts from around the world. Discover your crafty side and sharpen your creativity as we design many mementos to be treasured.

Head, Shoulders, Knees & Toes

Ages 3-6 / Oct. 26-Dec. 21 / $121 / 9:30-10:30a.

S-T-R-E-T-C-H, WIGGLE and MOVE! Get your body moving through movement, fitness, music and yoga. Our games and creative play are designed to strengthen the core muscles, balance, coordination and motor planning skills. Come on and get moving with us!

Cursive Rocks

Grades 3-5 / Nov. 4-Dec. 6 / $35 / 6-7p.

Beginning or remediation of cursive writing of lowercase letters for students grades 3rd-5th. With a focus on visual memory, speed, letter formation and legibility. Fun is always included along with multi-sensory activities. This program is taught by our partners at The Penmanship Lab. The course runs on Wednesdays November 4 to December 6 from 6-7 p.m. and is $35 per student per hour; class ratio 1:8.

Gymnastics

Ages 6+ / Sept. 13-Nov. 8 / $168 (by 9/1) $184 / 6:30-7:30p.

This class is designed for Boys & Girls 6 & up. Athletes will be able to learn beginner gymnastics skills on all 4 apparatus: vault, bars, beam and floor as well as trampoline and rings! Children will learn the fundamentals of gymnastics, learn proper technique and body positions. Classes are 1 hour long.

This class is brought to you by our partners at Gym Skills. The classes run Friday nights from 6:30-7:30 p.m. September 13 through November 8 with no classes on Friday, October 18. Early registration (through September 1) fees are $168. After September 1, registration fee is $184.

Ninja Champs

Ages 6+ / Sept. 13-Nov. 8 / $168 (by 9/1) $184 / 7:30-8:30p.

For Boys and Girls! This class teaches strength, agility, creativity, discipline, and total body control. Each class will feature obstacle course training and conditioning. The class combines multiple components such as: gymnastics for safety, martial arts for control, parkour for coordination, and more. This class will have your athlete feeling confident and tired when it's over!

This class is taught by our partners at Gym Skills. The class is Friday nights from 7:30-8:30 Friday, September 13 through November 8. There is no class on Friday, October 18. Early registration fees through September 1 are $168. After September 1 registration fee is $184. 

One Time

Cake Decorating - Intro Course

Ages 18+ / Aug.27 / $25 / 6-7:30p.

Learn to prepare, fill and properly use decorating bags and the use of various decorating tips. Learn how to properly ice a 6” cake and pipe basic borders and designs. This course is taught by Jess Ross of Jess Ross Cakes.

Tools needed:
-closed star tip
-open star tip
-leaf tip
-round tip
-french tip
– rose petal tip
-piping coupler
-offset pallet knife
-strait pallet knife
-turntable or lazy susan
-comb icing smoother or bench scraper

It is recommended that you purchase the below kit (or similar). If you take other cake decorating courses we offer, the kids will be helpful with those courses as well.

Cake Decorating Basic Tools

Blood Drive

Ages 18+ / Aug.30 / $FREE / 12-6p. 

1st annual Pickaway Red vs Blue County Blood Drive Hosted by the American Red Cross, Village of South Bloomfield, and the Pickaway Place. Please pre schedule your donation by visiting www.RedCrossBlood.org and use Sponsor Code RedvsBlue

Mommy & Me Cake Decorating

Ages 3+ / Sept.17 / $25 / 6-7:30p.

Moms and their child will enjoy and even of fun decorating a candy shop themed cake. This class is lead by Jess Ross of Jess Ross Cakes.

*All tools and decorations will be provided.

Sip & Shop

All Ages / Sept. 7 / $FREE / 4-8p.

Join us for a night of sipping, shopping and eating at Pickaway Place. Enjoy shopping from a variety of local vendors. More details coming soon!

Learn to Decorate with Frosting

Ages 18+ / Sept. 9 / $25 / 6-7:30p.

Learn to prepare, fill and properly use decorating bags and the use of various decorating tips, as well as how to properly color frosting.  Learn basic piping techniques and transferring basic images onto a cake. This course is taught by Jess Ross of Jess Ross Cakes.

Tools needed:
-closed star tip
-open star tip
-leaf tip
– small round tip
-medium round tip
-rose petal tip
-drop flower tip
-french tip
-couplers

It is recommended that you buy this kit (or similar) for this course. If you completed the Cake Decorating Basics course, you may already have some of the necessary tools.

Cake Decorating Basic Tools

Working with Fondant

Ages 18+ / Sept.10 /$25 / 6-7:30p.

Learn how to make, roll, cut, and use cutters for basic fondant shapes and flowers.  Apply techniques to decorate a basic garden themed cake. This class is taught by Jess Ross of Jess Ross Cakes.

Tools needed:
-small rolling pin
-fondant smoother
-veining fondant tool
-fondant Cutting wheel or small pizza cutter
-ball fondant tool
-scriber tool
-shell/knife fondant tool
-umbrella fondant tool

It is recommended that you purchase this (or similar) tool kit for the class.

Cake Decorating Fondant Basic Class Tools

Beginner Crochet: Basic Stitches - Potholder or Scarf

Ages 16+ / Oct. 23 / $25 / 7-8p.

Join other beginners in learning the art of crochet. This one hour class will teach you the basic elements of learning to crochet. Yarn will be provided, however it is recommended that you purchase your own basic 5 mm crochet hook. We recommend purchase of this Hook Set this Scissor Set and/or this Hook Set.

Within the one hour class, you will select from a potholder or scarf and begin the project. Most projects will need completed at home. Patterns will be provided to aid finishing the project at home.

ROX Mother/Daughter Communication Workshop

Mothers & Daughters Ages 10+ / Oct.26 / $40 / 9a.-12:30p.

Enhance Communication WITH A MOTHER/DAUGHTER WORKSHOP Adolescence can make it difficult for adults and teens to communicate. This workshop is designed to increase understanding and communication between girls and the significant adult females in their lives. In part one of this 3 hour workshop, a licensed counselor and expert ROX facilitator will provide tips & strategies that will help adult women better connect with the girl in their lives. In part two, girls and women will learn skills to keep themselves safe as taught in our interactive safety and self-defense workshop.

This is a one time program for mothers and daughters ages 10+. When registering, please register both the mother and daughter (this may require you to add the mother as a student in your account.) This is a three-hour workshop on Saturday, October 26 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Participation is $40 total ($20 per person.) This workshop is brought to you by our partners at ROX

ROX IS THE NATIONAL NON-PROFIT LEADER ON PROGRAMMING, RESEARCH AND EDUCATION FOCUSED ON GIRLS. OUR MISSION IS TO EQUIP GIRLS WITH THE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS NEEDED TO LIVE HEALTHY, INDEPENDENT, PRODUCTIVE AND VIOLENCE-FREE LIVES. AT ROX WE:

IMPLEMENT
EVIDENCE-BASED & PROFESSIONALLY DELIVERED PROGRAMMING FOR GIRLS

CONDUCT
RELEVANT AND INNOVATIVE RESEARCH WITH GIRLS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY

EDUCATE
SCHOOLS, COMMUNITY MEMBERS AND PARENTS ON ISSUES IMPACTING GIRLS

Beginner Crochet - Basic Stitches - Ear Warmers

Ages 16+ / Nov. 2 / $25 / 10-11a.

Join other beginners in learning the art of crochet. This one hour class will teach you the basic elements of learning to crochet. Yarn will be provided, however it is recommended that you purchase your own basic 5 mm crochet hook. We recommend purchase of this Hook Set this Scissor Set and/or this Hook Set.

Within the one hour class, you will begin the ear warmer project. Some projects will need completed at home. Patterns will be provided to aid finishing the project at home.

Questions

Payment for any class or program is due in full by the start date of the event. In some cases, deposit payments are required to hold a spot in the class. Payment can be in the form of credit card

The age requirements for the camps are set by the partner organization.

Preschool : generally best for kids who have experience at least one year of preschool through kindergarten age students. Approximately kids ages 4-7.

Elementary : programs are suited for kids who have completed kindergarten through fifth grade and are approximately ages 7-12.

Middle School : camps and classes are created for students who have completed 6th through 8th grade and are approximately ages 11-14.

High School : programs are defined for students who are incoming 9th-12th grade and are approximately ages 14-18.

Multi-Grade : programs defined as multi-grade are for kids in multiple groups (such as elementary and middle or middle and high school). It is best to check the age recommendations in the class descriptions.