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Virtual Youth Recreation Programs available in our Virtual Community Center

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S.A.M.A. Karate Of DeKalb

Learn discipline, focus, self-confidence, coordination, fitness, self-defense and more through the study of karate. Classes are taught by Sensei Shannon Marbutt and his assistants. Belt, tests, uniforms, and other equipment are available at reasonable fees payable to the instructor. These are NO CONTACT classes.
Tiny Dragons 3-4 years old (must be potty trained) 5:00-5:30pm
Session 1: September 8-October 29 $36 IDR/$43 R
Session 2: November 3-December 17 $27 IDR/$33 R
Beginner/Intermediate Kids 5-13 years old (white, orange, yellow belts) | 5:30-6:30pm
Advanced Kids 5-13 years old (green belt and higher) | 6:30-7:30pm
Tuesdays & Thursdays | Haish Gymnasium
Session 1: September 8-October 29 $72 IDR/$86 R
Session 2: November 3-December 17 $54 IDR/$65 R

(Virtual Programs)
Parent-Child Creative Kids Corner

We'll have fun with stories, puppets, music, and early childhood games. Guaranteed smiles and stretching imaginations! 3 - 5 years old (with parent or grandparent) 11:00-11:45am Wednesdays$45 for all sessions or $19 eachSeptember 16, October 14, and November 11

Big Tales & Little Tales-Storytime Fun!
Storytime for little ears with big imaginations! Come and hear all kinds of fun stories. They will be interwoven with puppets, music, games, and creative activities. (Parents may join us if they wish, or they can just drop off child) 3-5 year olds | 1:00-1:45pm Wednesdays$19 IDR/ $24 R per session September 30 or October 28

"If I Were a Princess" Parties
Princess adventures come alive through stories, creative drama, dance, and song. Children can come dressed like a princess or wear a tiara if they desire. Imagination will provide the rest of the magic.
4-7 yr olds | Saturdays | 11:00am- Noon
$21 IDR/$26 R per party
September 26, October 24, November 21

"If I Were a Princess" Holiday Party
Join us for a special holiday edition of our princess parties to get your little princess in the holiday spirit! 4-7 year olds | Wednesday | 11:00am- Noon
$21 IDR/$26 R
December 16

Santa Stories
Join Bev Lamkey for some holiday fun with puppets and games from the North Pole!
4-7 year olds | Saturday | 11:00am - Noon
$26 IDR /$31 R | December 19

Tiny Tots Track Meet- NEW!
Citius - Altius - Fortius. Find out if you're faster - higher -
stronger by participating in the Tiny Tots Track Meet! Designed for kids 8 years old & younger, this track meet features the
following events:
  • 40-yard Dash
  • Discus Throw (Frisbee Throw)
  • Shot Put (Tennis Ball Throw)
  • Long Jump
Saturday, September 26 | 9:00-11:00am
Huntley Middle School Track
$7 IDR / $9 R

Horseback Riding Lessons
At Sellebration Farm, we are excited to expose students to the wonderful world of horses! Students will participate in mounted and non-mounted sessions each day. Some activities will include horse body language, horse science, horse safety, and riding skills. Students will enjoy riding in our open-air arena. Helmets are provided for riders that do not have their own. Long pants and boots or shoes with a heel are required.
Sellebration Farm, 27827 Moose Range Rd. Sycamore
$100 IDR /$120 R per session
8-16 years old | Saturdays| 1:00 -2:30 pm
September 12 - October 3

Sign Language
Learn and become comfortable using basic American Sign Language (ASL). The goal of this class is to assist individuals in gaining the signing skills necessary to have simple conversations in sign language. Choose from Basic/Beginners to Advanced.
12 year olds and up | Mondays & Wednesdays
$64 IDR /$77 R | Sports & Rec Conference Room
Basic/Beginners: 5:00 - 6:00pm
Advanced: 6:30 - 7:30pm
September 14 - October 7