Si View Metropolitan Park District
Si View Metropolitan Park District

Youth Special Interest Classes

Piano Lessons

Learn Beginning Piano from the comfort of your own home online via Messenger, Zoom or FaceTime. The course instructor has over 30 years of experience as a pianist. She has been offering one-on-one piano courses online since 2020. Materials needed: Piano/keyboard, Alfred’s Basic Prep Course For the Young Beginner – Lesson Level A. Also open for adults!

Mando's Academy Disc Golf Clinic

Interested in learning about one of the fastest growing sports in America? North Bend is home to one of the best Disc Golf courses in western Washington. Learn the rules of the game, plus Backhand, Forehand, Utility Shots and Putting. We cap the class off with a Final Day Tournament! Open to all players 12 and older, three discs included for participants.

Create with Clay

In this 6-week class, students will experience kiln-fire and air-dry clays, learning and applying the various techniques hand building techniques resulting in unique works of art. Artists will also learn about the science of glazing and firing clay. The class is designed for both new and returning students, and most projects will have a seasonal theme. Some projects will be ready to take home throughout the session, and some will be kiln-fired and ready for pick up 2-3 weeks after the session ends. Fee includes firing and all child-friendly materials. Working with clay can be messy, so have your artist dress appropriately!

Safe Kids 101

How do parents know when their child is ready to stay home alone? What should your child know about accident prevention, first aid, choking, and fire prevention? It can be challenging to start the discussions on stranger danger, abduction, abuse, or digital safety, like cyberbullying or sexting. This class has you covered, teaching your child how to be safer at home and in the community! All participants will receive a Safe Kids 101 book. Bring a healthy beverage and nut-free snack.

Polite Kids 101

Would a manners class help your child stay on track with kind and respectful living? Look no further! This 2½-hour class includes how to introduce yourself and others, interrupting politely, how to set a basic table setting, table manners, being a guest in someone's home, and birthday party manners. All participants will receive a Polite Kids 101 handbook. To allow your child to practice some of what they learn, a light snack of crackers and cheese, apple slices and carrot sticks will be served, so please let us know of any food allergies. Bring a healthy beverage and additional nut-free snack.

Holiday Gift Workshops

Join us to create one-of-a-kind hand-crafted art gifts for this holiday season! This is a great opportunity for your child to learn and apply some art skills while making gorgeous gifts for someone special. In each workshop, young artists will create two unique gifts and decorate a gift bag for each. Workshop fee includes all child-friendly materials. Creating art can be messy – please have your artist dress appropriately!