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  • Art,Wine Design- Visual Illusions class- Landscapes

    This exciting class is enjoyed by all levels of students! You will expand your visual self-expression and go home with a wonderful painting.You will learn how to create good design using depth, as you create visual illusions with watercolor, and acrylics.Create texture that is both tactile and visual, an important element that will enhance their art. Whether you're a budding Picasso or haven't touched a paint brush in years, you'll have fun! Your instructor will guide you through the easy steps! No experience necessary.  All supplies (and a glass of wine) are included in the course fee) . Additional refreshments may be purchased from the OAC. Students must be 21 yrs or older to register. You will leave with a colorful completed piece of art! Please bring an apron and a roll of paper towels to class. Registration deadline is one week prior.Dar Brooks has been teaching art classes for quite sometime! She has a passion for inspiring her students with her teaching. She also travels regularly as an instructor at art centers and for art groups around the state.  For more information visit www.artbydar.com
  • Authentic Art Youth Camp (Ages 8-14)

    Kids love this class! Their ideas, their colors, as they create authentic art. Dar will be bring exciting new art projects. She will inspire individual students to create art at their level and progress to their next level while developing their artistic potential. There are no mistakes in this camp, and students will be encouraged to have the confidence to create art that is uniquely theirs. They will select an art project of their choice within each lesson category. Students will learn how to use different visual elements. They will explore design concepts using a wide array of art materials. Some of the materials will include acrylics on canvas, crayons, inks and mixed media supplies. Techniques, including drawing, sculpting clay, painting, printing, personal symbols, composition, and collaging. Dar facilitates a spontaneous non-threatening class with exciting demos that makes each hour a new adventure. All levels welcome. Students need to wear paint clothes, and bring: paper towels, sketch book, bag lunch, 2 snacks, and 2 beverages, sun screen, and a jacket.  Every hour is a new adventure in art.Questions please call Dar at 612-940-2094.Instructor:  Dar Brooks
  • Fall Branson Trip- September 15-19, 2019

    Join your friends and family who have already discovered that this is a great fall getaway at an amazing price!! You'll be "wowed' by the natural beauty and entertainment of Branson! Your trip fee includes: five of the best shows (all carefully selected by your tour guides), four nights of lodging, four breakfasts, three lunches, four dinners, a guided scenic tour of the Ozarks, wildlife tram tour, and motor coach transportation. Your escorts, Jane and Keith Bangs,( frequent visitors to Branson) have planned each day just for you! Shows include: SIX, Clay Cooper's Country Express, The Haygoods, The Showboat Branson Bell Dinner Cruise & Sampson at the Sight and Sound Theatre. Register now! A $100 deposit is required when you sign up with the balance due on July 1st. Don't delay-register today!! For questions call us at 444-7900.The dates of this trip are September 15-19, 2019.
  • Fencing (Entering Grades 2-12)

    New and returning students invited. Youth Enrichment League {YEL!} fencing has evolved. Olympic Coach Ro Sobalvarro now heads up {YEL!}’s curriculum, instructor training and tournament consultation. Coach Sobalvarro brings with him an immense knowledge of youth, national and international fencing. We keep it fun, too. Your favorite instructors return with more knowledge, refined coaching skills and, of course, your favorite fencing games and arm bands. Safety is our first priority. We supply safety swords, protective masks, chest plates and jackets, in a high-octane, inclusive environment. Visit YELKids.com for a more thorough explanation of our fencing program, coaches and philosophy. Sign up today to join this sport deemed the “sport of the intellectual athlete!”
  • Gel -Plate Printing Demystified

    Gelli printing is the newest trend yet!It has taken the mixed media world by storm! Students are inspired by these exciting new techniques.The ready made silicone plates make it incredibly easy to create prints. You will learn quick stenciling and stamping techniques also.What a fun way to enjoy a day of art with friends.Dar's students love that there are no mistakes in her inspiring classes. Dar gives individual attention,and inspires the creative spark in her students.The class will learn how quickly they can print a multitude of prints and how to use them in many exciting ways! A little practice is all it takes to become a pro at printing with the colors of your choice. What instant gratification! Completed prints will be collaged onto 12 X 12 canvas. Everyone will enjoy taking home their completed piece of unique art that won' t need to be framed. Dar's teaching style is spontaneous and easy going. So come and expect to have a great time! No experience needed.Please bring to class , paper towels, a purse size Purell hand cleaner , words or sayings you like (can find in books or magazines) an apron, lunch and beverages. All other supplies included. Please register one week prior to class date. Dar Brooks is an award winning multi-media artist. She teaches classes and workshops in art, creativity, creative visualization, personal growth and transition, to adults and children. For more information visit www.artbydar.com
  • Goofy Sports Camp

    Stay active and get silly this summer in the {YEL!} Goofy Sports Camp. What’s so goofy about it? Day One: Goofy Golf - students play “golf” using tennis racquets and balls, a soccer ball, a hula hoop, etc. Day Two: Goofy Trick Shots - students try trick shots using frisbees, trick footballs, and more. Day Three: Goofy Soccer - Students play soccer, but with a hula hoop, bean bags, etc. Day Four: Goofy Olympic Decathlon - An Olympic type decathlon, but wackier. Stay silly this summer while keeping outside and active. #SillySummer. Parents: Please supply your child with sunscreen, a water bottle, and a peanut free snack for the morning.
  • Guys and Dolls at the Guthrie

    This is the perfect musical comedy about New York City’s infamous gambler Nathan Detroit who has set his sights on the biggest craps game of his career while Adelaide, his fiancée of 14 years, longs for a wedding. Master gambler Sky Masterson woos uptight missionary Sarah Brown despite the obvious problems inherent in their relationship. Gambling in luck and love from Times Square to Havana, this classic musical boasts colorful characters and a brassy score, featuring “Luck Be a Lady,” “Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat” and “Adelaide’s Lament.”  Leave the driving to us! Trip fee includes motor coach transportation and reserved seating. Registration deadline is June 14th. Sorry no refunds for trips.
  • Minnesota State Fair Trip

    Tractors, corn dogs, cows, seed art...what's your favorite part of the "Great Minnesota Get-Together"? Tractors, corn dogs, Join us for a fun-filled day at the Minnesota State Fair. Don't worry about parking or traffic, our coach bus will drop you off at the fair entrance. We will depart the fair at 5:00 p.m. It is guaranteed to be a fun filled day, wear your comfortable walking shoes! Senior tickets are available for those 65 and over. $50 (ages 13-64)$45 (ages 65+) Registration deadline is August 15 Departure times:Austin - 7:00 amAl - 7:40 amOwatonna - 8:10 am
  • Summer School Gear up B2 Camp (Entering Grades K-5)

    Wrap up the summer fun and get the kids moving and using their brains again! This camp is the perfect opportunity to keep the kids busy andhaving fun while getting their mind ready for the upcoming year!1.5 hour sessions over 5 days include fun summer -themed activities for the body and brain (B2). Sponsored by Owatonna Fitness & Learning Rx of Owatonna, B2 Stay-cation Camp will have them moving and grooving with active games and challenges that will keep them physically engaged and cognitively entertained. Bring a snack and dress for indoor and out!
  • Swim- Level 1

    All swim lessons will be located at OMS. This level of swim is for students that are comfortable alone in the water, typically 4 years of age or older. Lessons will include water adjustment skills, safety information, and beginning swimming skills presented through songs and games.  This pool tends to be a little colder a swim shirt, the instructor recommends a swim shirt to help but it is not mandatory.
  • The Circus is Coming to Town (Ages 3-7)

    Come one, come all to the greatest show on earth! We will explore life at the circus through art, movement, and imaginative play! A popcorn sensory table! Parachute fun! Jump through hoops like a lion! And so much more!
  • The Doc is In (Ages 3-7)

    It’s time for a checkup. Join us and bring your favorite stuffed animal and learn from Doc Mcstuffins through stories, songs, dramatic play how and why doctors and nurses are important members of communities, helping people to stay healthy.
  • Varsity Builders Camp (Entering Grades 1-5)

    {YEL!}Varsity Builders CampFor boys and girls entering 1st-5th gradesFor engineers and builders ready for a challenge using LEGO® bricks! We’ve saved our most challenging engineering projects for this summer camp. Students build a robotic DogBot, a motorized BugBot, geared up Racer and a scary Bat...all challenging for any connoisseur of LEGO® bricks. Students then use these projects (and more) to investigate engineering concepts. We keep it fun too with open ended, creative projects for the students. Unshackle the ball and chain of summer brain drain. Sign up today. Visit YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for sample pictures and more details.LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program.