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Dance Fitness

Powered by Kollective8 Arts Studio | Kreativ Dance Fit: Young Adults & Parents

Powered by Kollective8 | Kreativ Dance Fit: Young Adults & Parents

Young Adults & Parents: This is 50-min class is full of low to high impact movements & mixed with musicality, where style meets fit. This class is a great way to move your body & have so much fun you forget you’re working out! Great for young adults & parents!

Mondays 7:30pm, Thursdays 6:30pm & Saturdays 9:30am

Location: The Ridge Studio

https://www.kollective8artsstudio.com/class-schedule

Dance

Powered by Kollective8 Arts Studio | Introduction to Hip Hop: Ages 5 - 12

Powered by Kollective8 | Beginning (Intro) Hip Hop: Ages 5 – 12

Ages 5 – 12 Hip Hop is where we will learn the history and culture of hip hop while using age appropriate music and themes from this genre. We will explore and develop foundational hip hop grooves and moves through improvisation and choreography. Instructors: Chloe O. 

Mondays and/or Wednesdays 5:00pm (ages 5 – 7) & 6:00pm (ages 8 – 12)

Location: The Ridge Studio

https://www.kollective8artsstudio.com/class-schedule

Exercise

The Ridge Kids Sports Club: Ages 3 - 5

The Ridge Kids Sports Club

Ages 3-5 Preschool Cubs Class! Come and exercise with us while learning the basic techniques of soccer, T-ball and  tennis while building confidence in a fun and nurturing environment. Kids will work on hand-eye coordination, balance, teamwork and social skills. Come play with us! Instructor: Jadyn Mueller

  • 11:45- 12:20 pm then 30 minutes of play jungle time Mondays OR
  • 11:45 – 12:20pm then 30 minutes of play jungle time Wednesdays
  • Mondays: Hand-Eye Coordination Sports
  • Wednesdays: Foot-Eye Coordination Sports

$100/month includes:

35 min class + 30 min play on the Climbing Jungle + FREE t-shirt with each registration

Culinary

Healthy Halos: Food Exploration (Age 4-5)

Healthy Halos – Food Exploration Saturday 9am(4wks, Age 4-5)

Cooking is an essential life skill that can be learned at any stage of life. Why not when they are young, brave, and curious? Come enjoy a hands-on experience with your child in a fun kid friendly kitchen. Students will be able to experience food in a whole new way and learn food identification, about different textures, differing tastes and make a simple snack that your little chefs will be so proud of.

Instructor: Val Pena – Caceres

3 week course (meets once a week)

September 10, 17, 24

Cost: $56

Saturdays 9:00 – 9:45 a.m.

Happy Halos: Intro to Cooking (Age 6-9)

Happy Halos: Intro to Cooking (Age 6-9)

The focus of this class will be to introduce children to the wonderful world of culinary arts. Our mission is to instill an appreciation for nutritious foods in a fun environment. Cooking is a life skill that can be learned at any stage of life. Come enjoy a hands-on experience in a fun kid friendly kitchen where students will experience food in a whole new way. We will learn food identification, flavor profiles, some culinary vocabulary, food handling skills and make a simple recipe come to life.

Instructor: Val Pena – Caceres

Cost: $86

$15 Supply Fee payable to instructor.3 week course Sept 10, 17, 24
Saturdays 10:30am – 12:00pm ( 90 minute class)

Arts & Crafts

Art Explorers: Ages 5 - 9

Art Explorers: Ages 5 – 9

Ages 6- 9 We believe that everybody should have an opportunity to express themselves through art in an individual and unique way. Join this class and explore different styles and mediums in art. We will be exploring with paint, pastels, charcoal and more! We will also be learning about basic color theory! Instructor: Anna Fox

 

Clay for Kids Tuesday 4PM (4wks, Age 5+)

Clay for Kids Tuesday 5pm ( 4 wks, Age 9+)

$80 includes materials for the class

Experience a hands – on workshop in a step-by-step on how to work with clay

Each week we produce a different take home project : A bowl, an animal, a plant, and a piece of jewelry.

4 week course (meets once a week)

Tuesdays September 20 – October 11

  • 4-5pm Ages 5-9 Max 8 participants
  • 5-6pm Ages 8+ Max 10 participants

Pencil Art: Drawing Animal Creatures: Anyone 8+

Pencil Art: Drawing Animal Creatures

Anyone 8+ This course will take you through a professional artist’s process to accurately transfer your favorite animals onto paper. You will learn techniques like drawing proper proportions, shading with a variety of light sources and textures, and replicating the colors of nature. Instructor Brian Wong is passionate about sharing his love of art and his experience as a professional artist to empower other young artists to expand their knowledge and ability to draw and create. By the end of this course, you will have a personal portfolio filled with sketches, drawings, and masterpieces. From raging dinosaurs to graceful stallions, you will get to develop your drawing skills while drawing the animals that fascinate you most. Whether you draw every day or have never really drawn before, this class is a great way to take that next step to becoming a master of pencil art. Instructor: Brian Wong

Thursday 5 – 5:50pm Pencil Art: Drawing Creatures/ Animals (4wks, Age 7+)

  • 4 week course (meets once a week)
  • September 22 – October 13
  • Age 7-9 years old 5-5:50pm
  • Age 10+ 6-6:50pm

Instructor: Artist Brian Wong

Kids Clay Sculpting Class

Kids Clay Sculpting Class

Children love creating and exploring, and they love working with their hands. Pottery crafts are a way for kids to literally wrap their hands around a 3-dimensional project, and pottery classes for kids help them to both have more fun and learn something in the process.

The latest data on how art assists child development, helping children to develop fine motor skills, problem-solving skills, imagination, initiative, and curiosity (among other benefits). All of which makes pottery classes a good idea for many kids.

  • Clay for Kids Tuesday 4PM (4wks, Age 5+)
  • Clay for Kids Tuesday 5pm ( 4 wks, Age 9+)

$80 includes materials for the class

Experience a hands – on workshop in a step-by-step on how to work with clay

Each week we produce a different take home project : A bowl, an animal, a plant, and a piece of jewelry.

4 week course (meets once a week)

Tuesdays September 20 – October 11

  • 4-5pm Ages 5-9 Max 8 participants
  • 5-6pm Ages 8+ Max 10 participants

to Instructor: Steffani Slobodo

Science

Science Explorers: Ages 5 - 9 [ COMING SOON ]

Science Explorers: Ages 5 – 9 [ COMING SOON ]

Ages 5 – 9 Calling all scientists! Come and enjoy hand-on experiments while learning The Scientific Method, problem-solving, and asking questions. Together we will learn about Force and Motion while experimenting with Newton’s Laws of Motion (The Law of Inertia, The Law of Force and The Law of Action and Reaction) Can’t wait to explore with you scientists! 

 

Music

Preschool Music Class: Ages Walker - 5

Preschool Music Class: Ages Walker – 5 

 Oct 29 – November 19th.

 “Celebrate Fall through Music” 

Ages walker-5 years (adult must attend with child) Join your child for a fun, safe, high energy music class. Music for preschool is the perfect way to explore music, movement and promote language development. Music ignites all areas of child development including social and emotional! Come dance and sing.

**3 week class in December 3, 10, and 17

 

Piano Lessons for Beginners: Ages 5+

Piano Lessons for Beginners: Ages 5+

Ages 5+ Come and spark your child’s curiosity about music! This is a perfect introduction to piano and music for those who have little to no experience. Students will use a keyboard to focus on piano basics. Have fun while learning to find notes on the keyboard, read music, and play simple rhythms and songs! This is a great way to introduce children to the joy of playing the piano! 

8 week course (meets once a week)
Max 3 students per class

Cost: $120 for 8 week course ($15 per lesson)
$10 book/material fee

September 20 – November 7

  • Tuesday Beginner Piano Lesson 3:45 – 4:15PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Jan
  • Tuesday Beginner Piano Lesson 4:30-5PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Jan
  • Tuesday Beginner Piano Lesson 5-5:30PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Jan
  • Tuesday Beginner Piano Lesson 5:30-6PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Jan

September 23 – November 11

  • Friday Beginner Piano Lesson 3:45-4:15PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Janet
  • Friday Beginner Piano Lesson 4:30-5PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Janet
  • Friday Beginner Piano Lesson 5-5:30PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Janet
  • Friday Beginner Piano Lesson 5:30-6PM (8wks, Age 5+) Instructor: Janet

Recital Saturday morning, November 12th.  (time t.b.d.)

 

Piano Lessons - Level One: Ages 5+

Piano Lessons: Level One, Ages 5+

Ages 5+ These piano lessons are for students that can read music (the lines and spaces) and can play some piano with one hand.  In this class, students will learn to play with two hands, play by ear, and play some chords! 

8 week course (meets once a week)
3 students per class max

Cost: $120 for 8 week course ($15 per lesson)
$10 book/material fee

September 20 – November 7

  • Tuesday Level 1 Piano Lesson 6-6:30PM (8wks, Age 5+) Jan
  • Tuesday Level 1 Piano Lesson 6:30-7PM (8wks, Age 5+) Jan

September 23 – November 11

  • Friday Level 1 Piano Lesson 6-6:30PM (8wks, Age 5+) Jan
  • Friday Level 1 Piano Lesson 6:30-7PM (8wks, Age 5+) Jan

Kids Vocal Ensemble Ages 5-9

Kids Vocal Ensemble Ages 5-9

Preparatory Class 

The Preparatory Class is designed for younger students, 5-9 years old, with little to no choral experience. Directed by a classically trained vocalist, Faith Wicks, children learn the basics of being in a choir without the pressure of solo performance with Disney themes songs. No placement session is required. Singers learn rehearsal etiquette and the foundations of singing in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.  If you are interested in this group, please register online.

WHEN:  The Preparatory Program is offered in an 8-week sessions. All classes are held on Thursdays during the school year, 4-5:15pm.

 Tuesdays, September 22- November 10, 2022

PERFORMANCES: Singers in the program give an informal concert for parents at the end of the 8-week session on November 13, Saturday. time TBD

COST:  $125

Meet Our Instructors!

Jadyn Mueller, lifetime local resident to Snohomish, joins us for EnRidgement Classes!

Jadyn has played soccer for over 10 years in Snohomish United, Club, Select, and school.Jadyn has also played basketball her whole life on traveling AAU teams, clubs, and school.

In her free time she plays volleyball, softball, golfing, bowling and hiking in our beautiful PNW.

Jadyn picked up tennis also during high school and qualified for a full ride scholarship to Bellevue College.

She teaches 3 – 7 year olds in a variety of sports.

Jadyn, currently studying to be an elementary school teacher,  has a full ride with her tennis scholarship. She loves teaching children sports, watching them learn and succeed while having fun. Jadyn loves how it can help build motor skills, self esteem, team work opportunities, and the love of sports.
Jadyn teaches the Ridge Kids Sports Club

My name is Brian Wong. I specialize in illustrations and character designs.

I am an artist who graduated with a full ride to DigiPen Institute of Technology where I earned my bachelor degree in Art and Animation. I specialize in illustrations and character designs. I have taught art classes back in high school to elementary students at Cedar Springs Camp. God is our Creator and He has gifted us with the ability to create and make art. I love art because there is always room to improve and learn. Art is so vast and fascinating. I am excited to share and teach kids a few things I learned about art throughout my life. Check out my art on Instagram @yellowartistbrian

Brian teaches Pencil Art: Drawing Animals

Hi, I’m Luke Anderson! I am a certified teacher and experienced musician.

Hi, I’m Luke Anderson! I went to Northwest University with a full-ride leadership scholarship and am a certified teacher and experienced musician. I am the site director for the Kids Connection child care program and the music director at Park Ridge Community Church, using my passion for kids and music to serve my community with all I’ve been given. I love playing games, making kids laugh, and empowering people through teaching.

Luke teaches “Body, Mind, and the Science of Exercise” and Kid Fitness

Hi friends! My name is Val. I’m a wife and mother of 3 boys and have a cute 14 year old puppy.

I will be teaching this years HEALTHY HALO series. My goal is to inspire children to live healthy lives through food and movement. I have been blessed to work in children’s ministry for several years and have a long love for the culinary arts. Bringing these two worlds together has been my passion project. My favorite HEALTH food is my Power-C Rainbow Smoothie closely followed by my famous Loaded Overnight Oats. My favorite FUN food, without a doubt, is a good old-fashioned grilled cheese sandwich, YUM!

Val teaches Happy Halos and Healthy Halos

Hi! My name is Jan and I love music!

My parents owned a music store for over 40 years and I had the privilege of teaching group piano lessons when the first electronic Wurlitzer piano labs with headphones were created in the 70’s! Now we have portable keyboards and ANYONE can LEARN to PLAY and have fun doing it!

I am also a preschool and elementary school education specialist and enjoy playing my piano, organ, flute, and guitar plus other instruments I have collected.  Please come expecting to have FUN!

Jan teaches Piano Lessons: Level One

Hi, my name is Melissa Nelson. I have been teaching music classes for preschool aged children for the past 12 years!

My classes involve rhythm exercises, small and large motor movements, instrument exploration and LOTS of fun!!! Exposure to music has been proven to benefit a young child’s language development as well as their physical development.

Melissa teaches Preschool Music Class

Hello! My name is Greeny and I am a mother of three kiddos all in elementary school.

My husband and I like to take our kids all around to different museums and participate in activities around our church and city. As a profession, I worked with kids on the Autism spectrum for many years. This year I am excited to start something new and exciting at the Ridge.

Greeny teaches Duct Tape Creations and Origami for Kids

Hi Scientists! My name is Teryn and I love teaching kids all about the wonderful ways science influences the world around us!

I am a wife and mother of two amazing kiddos that love to experiment and test things with me. I have worked with children for over 20 years and I am currently the EnRidgement Program Director at The Ridge. I love spending time with my family, playing soccer, dancing and watching kids get super excited about science! I am passionate about learning and making science interesting and fun for everyone!

Teryn teaches Science Explorers