Dance Camp

July Dance Camp

July Dance Camp

$16 Discounted for residents, (per each genre/time slot)
$26 Regular fee for non-residents, (per each genre/time slot)

DATES: July 22, 23, 2019

Held at the SLPR Dance Studio at LFMS

Tap …………………………ages 3-5……………………….4:30–5:00 pm
Ballet ………………………ages 3-5……………………….5:00–5:30 pm
Creative Motions………ages 18 months-3 ………..5:30–6:00 pm
Hip Hop……………………ages 5-9……………………….6:00–6:30 pm
Lyrical…………………..ages 5-9……………………….6:30–7:00 pm
Ballet……………………..ages 5-9……………………….7:00–7:30 pm
Pom-Pom……………………ages 5-9……………………….7:30–8:00 pm


 

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Dance Camp

Animal Jam Dance Camp

Animal Jam Dance Camp

$13 Discounted for residents
$23 Regular fee for non-residents

Have fun dancing to songs about tigers and lions and MORE! Dancers will have fun dancing while channeling their wild side! Please wear ballet shoes or socks.

Ages: 3-7

Monday, July 15, 2019
5:15–6:00 pm

SLPR Dance Studio at LFMS


 

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Bring Your Favorite Stuffed Animal to Class

Bring Your Favorite Stuffed Animal to Class

$13 Discounted for residents,
$23 Regular fee for non-residents

Twirl, dance and leap and bring your favorite stuffed animal. We recommend a stuffed animal or doll that can easily be held while dancing. Please wear ballet shoes or socks.

Ages: 3-7

Monday, July 29, 2019
6:45–7:30 pm

SLPR Dance Studio at LFMS


 

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Beach Camp

Beach Party

Beach Party

Beach Camp$13 Discounted for residents
$23 Regular fee for non-residents

Have fun dancing to upbeat beach music.

Please bring a beach ball.

Please wear tennis shoes.

Ages: 4-8

Monday, July 15, 2019
6:45–7:30 pm

SLPR Dance Studio at LFMS


 

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Aquatics

Southern Lakes Parks and Recreation Aquatics Programs

Southern Lakes Parks and Recreation has something for everyone when it comes to youth aquatics programs. From fun in the water with the littlest students, to competitive teams for those who have developed their swimming skills, you’ll find something for all levels.

Get in shape in a fun, refreshing way. Join one of our water fitness classes! Our adult aquatics program is senior splash.

The pool will be closed July 25 – August 11, 2019

Aquatics Classes

Aquatics News

ADULTS ONLY-for a limited time we will be offering Lap Swim Starting Tuesday’s from 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm April 9th thru May 18, 2019.

This is only available for 6 weeks on Tuesday nights only.

Cost is $4.00 per person

Aquatics Calendar

Click below to print out monthly calendar

March 2019 swim calendar

Swim Camps

Swim Camps

Is your child looking forward to Swim Camp for the summer? Instructed under American Red Cross Guidelines. Swim Camp is offered for parents and children, to preschoolers, up through a range of skill levels. Lessons are designed to stimulate interest and motivate participants to learn to swim and advance.

Private lessons available starting at 11:15 am

2 Week Swim Camp

30 minute lessons – $80 Resident /$90 Non-resident
45 minute lessons (level 3 & 4) – $85 Resident/$95 Non-resident
60 minute lessons (level 5 & 6) – $95 Resident/$105 Non-resident
 

Parent & Child: 6 months–4 years old
Preschool Aquatics: Ages: 3-6
Levels 1-6: Ages: 6 & up

Fenton High School Pool
Instructed under American Red Cross Guidelines

Session 1:

Monday–Thursday
June 17-20, June 24-27, 2019

Parent/Child . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am
Preschool 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am
Preschool 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am
Preschool 3. . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am

Preschool 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am
Preschool 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am
Preschool 3. . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am
Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am

Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:00-11:30 am
Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:00-11:45 am
Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:00-11:45 am
Level 5/6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11:00 am -12:00 pm

Session 2:

Monday–Thursday
July 8-11, July 15-18, 2019

Parent/Child . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am
Preschool 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am
Preschool 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am
Preschool 3. . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:00-10:30 am

Preschool 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am
Preschool 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am
Preschool 3. . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am
Level 1 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30-11:00 am

Level 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:00-11:30 am
Level 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:00-11:45 am
Level 4 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11:00-11:45 am
Level 5/6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11:00 am-12:00 pm

The pool will be closed July 25 – August 11


 

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Art

Art

Art

Open Art Studio

FREE-Drop-in

Calling all artists!

Meet up with local artists at the Fenton Community & Cultural Center every Wednesday in the Art room. Drop in for a meet and greet, or simply come to create (bring your own supplies). If this is your first time coming to the Open Art Studio or if you have questions, please email us at the below email address. 

This program is sponsored by the SLPR and the Fenton Community & Cultural Center.

For more information about getting involved in community art and cultural, please visit LakesAreaArtsCouncil.org or email us at info@LakesAreaArtsCouncil.org.

Wednesdays, 10:00 am–12:00 pm
Fenton Community & Cultural Center, Art Room

Glass Etching

$25 Discounted for residents
$35 Regular fee for non-residents

$5 supply fee payable to instructor at class

Ages 13 to adult

Learn to create beautifully etched glassware quickly and easily using this special chemical etching process. The instructor will walk you through the process while teaching you everything you need to know to create more beautiful glassware and gifts at home. Students will complete a beautiful glass project in class!

Thursday, June 6, 2019
6:30–8:00 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Donna Roskamp, OSCI

Intro to Realistic Watercolor

$50 Discounted for residents
$60 Regular fee for non-residents

$15 supply fee paid directly to instructor at class

Students will develop a basic understanding of watercolor painting in this two week class. They will become familiar with watercolor tools, tones and color mixing, different brushes and brush strokes, and a wide variety of watercolor techniques. The instructor will provide supplies. This program is meant for those who have little to no experience and are looking to get started with this beautiful medium!

Wednesdays, July 10 & 17, 2019
6:00–8:00 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Danielle Golinski
www.foodfamilystory.com

Plein Air Watercolor Workshop

$25 Discounted for residents
$35 Regular fee for non-residents

Class size is limited to 25 students

Ages 16 to adult

Learn how to paint on location with watercolor. Plein air painting is about experiencing painting and drawing in the landscape. This practice goes back centuries and is so rewarding. Supplies needed listed below. Denise Willing Booher is a working artist that lives in Fenton. She shows her work regionally, nationally and internationally. Her work is in private and corporate collections. Denise has won two FIA Applewood Estate Plein Air Competitions. Her work is in private and corporate collections. Denise currently is the Vice President of the National Watercolor Society as well as a Signature member and the past Chairman of the Michigan Watercolor Society. *Snack and Drinks will be provided*

Participants, please bring necessary supplies listed below:
• Watercolor paint: One tube of each primary color
• Watercolor block or stretched paper 14 x 20 or smaller
• Brushes: Flat wash, #12 & #8 round brush
• Water dish, pencil, kneaded eraser, portable easel or board for lap, visor

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
August 6, 7, 8, 2019
9:30 am–12:30 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center

The Plein Air Watercolor camp is each valued at over $120! Because of the generous funding provided by The City of Fenton Arts & Cultural Commission, participant cost as well as supply cost have been underwritten to provide quality programming at an affordable cost to our participants. Thank you for supporting fine arts in our community!


 

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Youth Art

Art

Glass Etching

$25 Discounted for residents
$35 Regular fee for non-residents

$5 supply fee payable to instructor at class

Ages 13 to adult

Learn to create beautifully etched glassware quickly and easily using this special chemical etching process. The instructor will walk you through the process while teaching you everything you need to know to create more beautiful glassware and gifts at home. Students will complete a beautiful glass project in class!

Thursday, June 6, 2019
6:30–8:00 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Donna Roskamp, OSCI

Art & Culture Classes by Denise Willing-Booher

Denise Willing-Booher is a working artist that lives in Fenton. She shows her work regionally, nationally and internationally. Denise has run the award winning DWB Design Studio for over 30 years. Her work is in private and corporate collections. Denise currently is the Vice President of the National Watercolor Society as well as a Signature member and the past Chairman of the Michigan Watercolor Society.

Plein Air Watercolor Workshop

$25 Discounted for residents
$35 Regular fee for non-residents

Class size is limited to 25 students

Ages 16 to adult

Learn how to paint on location with watercolor. Plein air painting is about experiencing painting and drawing in the landscape. This practice goes back centuries and is so rewarding. Supplies needed listed below. Denise Willing Booher is a working artist that lives in Fenton. She shows her work regionally, nationally and internationally. Her work is in private and corporate collections. Denise has won two FIA Applewood Estate Plein Air Competitions. Her work is in private and corporate collections. Denise currently is the Vice President of the National Watercolor Society as well as a Signature member and the past Chairman of the Michigan Watercolor Society. *Snack and Drinks will be provided*

Participants, please bring necessary supplies listed below:

  • Watercolor paint: One tube of each primary color
  • Watercolor block or stretched paper 14 x 20 or smaller
  • Brushes: Flat wash, #12 & #8 round brush
  • Water dish, pencil, kneaded eraser, portable easel or board for lap, visor

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, August 6, 7, 8, 2019 
9:30 am–12:30 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Denise Willing-Booher

Art & Design Camp

$25 Discounted for residents
$35 Regular fee for non-residents

Class size limited to 25 students

Ages 12–16

Learn how a professional artist makes a living creating art. Kids will use the provided tools, materials and objectives to make an art project. Individual and team work will be done. Art can be messy, please bring a paint shirt.

*Snack and Drinks will be provided*

Project examples:
•   Illustrate a book, do a painting commission, create a mask, design a logo for a business, create an illustration for a customer

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, July 16, 17, 18, 2019
9:30 am–12:30 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Denise Willing-Booher

Undercover Artist Kids Art Camp

$25 Discounted for residents
$35 Regular fee for non-residents

Class size limited to 25 students

Ages 7–11

Be an undercover artist and solve mysteries through art. Kids will take provided tools, materials and clues and make an art project to solve multiple cases. Art can be messy, please bring a paint shirt.

*Snack and Drinks will be provided*

Project examples:
•   Make a book of codes, a fake passport & create a disguise
•   Hide a camera or listening device in a sculpture
•   Create art illusions that are so real it fools the eye

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, June 25, 26, 27, 2019
9:30 am–12:30 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Denise Willing-Booher

Kids Painting & Art Camp

$65 Discounted for residents
$75 Regular fee for non-residents

$25 supply fee, payable to the instructor at class-cash or check made payable to Artistic Attitudes

Young artists will explore different mediums and techniques while completing two projects each day, displaying their new skills. New fun and exciting projects will include: watercolor pencil, a camp t-shirt, (2) 8×10 acrylic painting, a picture frame, drawing skills (drawing supplies will go home with students) and painting their own glass lunch plate! Be sure to wear painting clothes to class. Please bring a cotton t-shirt (with your name inside) to paint the first day of class. Children may bring a snack and drink to class (NO NUTS please).

Ages 5-7
July 29–August 1, 2019
Monday–Thursday, 10:00 am–12:00 pm

Ages 8 and up
July 29–August 1, 2019
Monday–Thursday, 1:00–3:00 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Instructed by Donna Roskamp, OSCI

Sculptor Culture! ART for Kids!

$200 Discounted for residents
$220 Regular fee for non-residents

$50 material fee payable to the instructor at class

Ages 7 and up

Sticky! Picky! Sometimes icky! Your kiddo will be involved in several fun and satisfying SCULPTURE ventures on these sunny summer afternoons. Get ready to get messy as we explore all sorts of modeling and carving projects! Our young artists will be making bas relief objects with paper-mâché artwork including a recycled element. We will also explore, face structure, (human or animal), in a clay, glitter paint piece and learn the basics of carving in styrofoam. These pieces will be somewhat reminiscent of Niki de Saint Phalle, so fun! If time permits we will be making a sculpture painting out of plasticine. Sign up today and come join the Summer Fun! A Viewing of Creation will be extended to family following class on the final day. Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer owner of The Artist’s Apprentice.

Monday, August 19, 2019
1:00–5:00 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer, owner of the Artist’s Apprentice

Manga Madness!

$100 Discounted fee for residents
$110 Regular fee for non-residents

$30 Material Fee payable to the instructor at class

Ages 7 and up

I Love Japanese Cartooning! Fans of this popular style will learn some valuable techniques to help their characters come to life. We will also be examining a different genre each day including shoujo, chibis, and cat people, (Wear your tails and ears if you want!). Students will be designing their own story boards complete with inking to create a professional effect. Pop up projects, fun mini art assignments will occur daily. A Gallery Show of the students’ work is extended to families after class on the final day.

Monday, August 12, 2019
9:30–11:30 pm

Fenton Community & Cultural Center
Taught by Artist/Instructor Pamela Palmer, owner of the Artist’s Apprentice


 

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The Undercover Kids Art Camp, Art & Design Camp are each valued at over $120! Because of the generous funding provided by The City of Fenton Arts & Cultural Commission, participant cost as well as supply cost have been underwritten to provide quality programming at an affordable cost to our participants. Thank you for supporting fine arts in our community!

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Flea Market

Summer Flea Market

Summer Flea Market & Garage Sale!

Find that once in a lifetime treasure at our Summer Sale! This market will be packed with used goods, collectibles, clothing, antiques and much more. No sales of firearms or adult material.

(Event is contingent on weather and vendor interest)

SATURDAY, JULY 27, 2019 9:00 am–4:00 pm
SUNDAY, JULY 28, 2019 9:00 am–4:00 pm

At the corner of Torrey & Thompson Roads
(Fenton Lanes Bowling Alley parking lot)

Calling All Vendors!
Spaces are only $25 for a 10 x 20 space. Vendors need
to bring their own tables and shade if desired.

Interested in Learning More?
Please email contact_us@slpr.net.

Baseball

Baseball

Baseball

Ball Park Basics

$60 discounted for residents
$70 regular fee for non-residents

Ages 4-6

Boys and girls will learn the basic skills of tee ball in a comfortable, fun clinic setting. Age appropriate skills will be developed including throwing, catching, fielding, base running, and hitting. Please bring a glove and water bottle. The instructor has been coaching baseball and softball for over 20 years. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Mike at 810-287-6031 or email him at michaelwilliamsfenton@gmail.com.

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10:00–11:00 am
July 9–July 25

AGS Field #1
Instructed by Coach Mike

Baseball/Softball Skills & Drills

$60 discounted for residents
$70 regular fee for non-residents

Ages 6–11

Boy and girls will learn advanced skills of baseball and softball in a comfortable, fun clinic setting. Age appropriate skills will be developed including throwing, catching, fielding, base running, and hitting along with positional and situational drills. Please bring a glove and water bottle. The instructor has been coaching baseball and softball for over 20 years. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Mike at 810-287-6031 or email him at michaelwilliamsfenton@gmail.com.

Tuesdays & Thursdays, 11:15 am–12:15 pm
July 9–July 25

AGS Field #1
Instructed by Coach Mike


 

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