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We have an outstanding selection of After-School Enrichment programs for the 2018-2019 school year!
Sign-up directly with the program providers, and as soon as possible! 
Details below and this schedule are updated as of December 12, 2018. CHECK BACK REGULARLY FOR UPDATES!

Important note: If you sign-up a child for one or more of PTA after-school enrichment programs, 
you MUST complete this form to notify your child’s teacher. Send this completed form to school with your child.

Please direct questions about the programs to the program providers listed below. 
Questions that cannot be answered by the providers may be directed to 
Candlewood parent volunteer Tonya Dodge at enrichment@candlewoodpta.com

And thanks to Tonya for her leadership and great service to our community in this way!



Panda Programmer

Grades: K - 5
Cost: $209
Day: Mondays
Time: 3:30-5:30
Length: 6 weeks
Beginning: September 24
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No computer experience necessary. We supply the computers (one per student). Student learn structured programming, how to make games, animations, etc. We learn coding on Scratch and Scratch Jr. platforms. 

Register online at: www.pandaprogrammer.com




Soccer

Grades: K-5
Cost: $135 plus a $25 enrollment fee
Day: Tuesday
Time: 3:30-4:30
Length: 8 weeks
Beginning: January 8
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Soccer Shots is an engaging children's soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children's lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, curriculum and communication.

Register online at: www.soccershots.org/montgomery/ 


Young Rembrandts

Grades: K - 5
Cost: $87
Day: Thursday
Time: 3:45-4:45
Length: 6 weeks
Beginning: November 8
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Waiting all summer for Young Rembrandts? We’re back with all new drawing classes. If your kids are new to art or seasoned pros-they will love this class. Don’t miss out, enroll now! 

Register online at: www.youngrembrandts.com/md


Young Chefs
Grades: K - 5
Cost: $210--early bird discount of $10 if registered by Dec. 7
Day: Mondays
Time: 3:30 - 4:30
Length: 8 weeks
Beginning: January 7
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Young Chefs, brought to you by Creative Enrichment, provides a unique interactive cooking experience for students grades K-5th grade. Young Chefs teaches children the joys of cooking, basic cooking ingredients, nutrition, and the accomplishment of creation. Our Young Chefs will work together to prepare fun, delicious, nut-free recipes. We explore how chefs use math, science, creative art, history, language arts to create the food we eat. At the end of the cooking program,each child will go home with a Young Chef’s Recipe Book, featuring all the
scrumptious recipes we prepared in class.

Register online at: https://www.creativeenrichment-md.com/ 

Hip Hop
Grades: K - 4
Cost: $179
Day: Tuesday
Time: 3:40 - 4:40
Length: 8 weeks
Beginning: January 8
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Hip Hop is a high-energy dance form that uses the latest sounds in rap, R&B, and pop music, and is perfect for boys and girls who love to move! This fun-filled class immerses students in all aspects of motion, developing
their balance, coordination and strength, as well as promoting creativity, teamwork, and self-esteem. We use child-friendly music in all of our Hip Hop classes (often Kids Bop), and all movement is age-appropriate. As
always, classes this session will feature new music and choreography. Parents are invited to join us on the last day of class for a Parent’s Day performance.


Chess
Grades: K - 5
Cost: $210--early bird discount of $10 if registered by Dec. 7
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 3:30 - 4:30
Length: 8 weeks
Beginning: January 9
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Chess Club is taught by experienced Silver Knights instructors using a curriculum certified by National Masters. In Chess Club, students learn rules, develop playing strategies, and practice with peers.

Students learn all about the chess pieces and chess board at a gentle pace, adding details bit by bit as they accumulate all the knowledge necessary to play a full game of chess. Playing chess is a great way to develop a child’s critical thinking skills, sportsmanship, and patience---all while having fun!

Register online at: https://www.creativeenrichment-md.com/


Basketball
Grades: K - 3
Cost: $88
Day: Wednesdays
Time: 3:40 - 4:40
Length: 9 weeks
Beginning: January 9
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Players learn the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, shooting and defense. Develop a love for the sport as each class includes confidence-building drills and games using skills learned. Activities include dribble tag, hot-seat, relays and ultimate knockout. Organized scrimmages in every class!

Register here: jstathletics.org/register 


Builders
Grades: K - 5
Cost: $132
Day: Fridays
Time: 3:30-4:30
Length: 8 weeks
Beginning: Jan 11
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Calling all inventors, creators, builders, and designers! Come build awesome creations with us! We will create our own designs and build structures using recyclable materials, Lego, and many other interesting items. No skills necessary! Skills gained: communication, problem solving, reasoning, developing creativity, and team work.


Cheer
Grades: K - 5
Cost: $120
Day: Fridays
Time: 3:30-5:00
Length: 9 weeks
Beginning: February 1
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Join the most spirited team around! Cheerleaders will learn the fundamentals of cheerleading with a focus on team building and technique. Cheerleaders will receive a Practice Spirit Tee, cheer bow and a lifetime of memories!

Register online at: www.teamspiritcheerleaders.com