Recreation Info & Registration

No Indoor Walking Club on Wednesday October 16 (High School Leadership retreat)

To view the Fall 2019 Program Schedule, please click HERE

Winter 2020 registration is on Wednesday November 20 at 7am online and 9am in person.

 

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Pumpkin Patch Craft Workshop (Ages 7 to adult

Friday  October 25  from   7:00pm – 9:00pm    for $30 (member)  and  $35 (non-member)

This very creative workshop starts with building two pumpkins by gluing pre-cut wood shapes together. All decorating supplies will be provided; let your creativity shine and decorate with dots, swirls or stripes. Add a pre-cut wooden stalk to complete your project. This craft will make the perfect addition to your fall décor as they adorn your front steps or are set up in your house.

Please Note:

This workshop is suitable for ages 7 to adult.

7-9 years old: require a parent or guardian to help them.

10 -14 years old: parents or guardians are invited to help, but are not required.

There is no charge for the adult helper, but only one kit will be issued. If you would like to make a set as well then please register separately.


Youth Painting (Ages 6-18)

Wednesday 4:30pm – 6:00pm    September 18 – December 4 (no class November 6)     11 classes   4 spots available

Cost: $150 (member) $160 (non-member)    proration available for late registrations

Learn how to create a masterpiece from start to finish while exploring a wide range of subjects, including animals and landscapes. Each artist will receive individual attention, lots of practice, and encouragement on every project. These classes develop creativity and provide a solid sense of achievement for everyone. No experience is required and all levels are welcome. Alexandre will work with each artist at their own level.

This is a project-based class using an 8” X 10” canvas and acrylic paint. Most projects will be completed in a single class. Please bring your own canvas (available at Michaels or the Dollar store) and supplies if you have them. We can supply the paint and the brushes for $15 for the entire session and a canvas for $3 each. All of the supplies can be purchased from Michaels for $40 (with 40% coupons).  Alexandre is always available to answer your questions; please email them to programs@midsun.org


Acrylic Painting Workshop: Fall  Landscape (Age 14+)   FULL

Saturday October 26  from   10:00am – 1:00pm    for $30 (member)  and  $35 (non-member)     

Painting Fall colours using acrylic paints is an exciting and inspiring project! This class is for everyone who would like to learn about, and improve, landscape-painting techniques. All levels are welcome, whether you have never painted, or have years of experience. Paint and brushes can be provided for $7, or bring your own supplies and an 8″X10″ canvas.

 

Acrylic Painting Workshop: Seascape (Age 14+)  

Saturday November  23  from   10:00am – 1:00pm    for $30 (member)  and  $35 (non-member)   8 spots available

This workshop reinforces the fundamentals of acrylic painting: sketching, values, colour, and also focuses on making seascape paintings atmospheric. Discover many useful artistic and creative tricks and tips to handle the impressive movement of the sea. Previous acrylic painting experience is required.

 

 


 

Youth Painting Workshop: Orca (Age 7 – 18)  

Saturday November 2  from   10:00am – 12:00pm    for $30 (member)  and  $35 (non-member)  7 spots available

Have tons of fun painting an Orca and splashy ocean water! This is a surprisingly easy project that is taught at the artist’s own personal level, allowing all artists to feel super successful. Let your creativity shine! Acrylic paint, brushes and a canvas are provided for each artist. You are welcome to bring your own supplies.

 

 


Creative Journaling for Self-Care and Inspiration

Friday  November 15 and  22 (2 classes)  from   7:00pm – 9:00pm    for $55 (member)  and  $60 (non-member)

Treat yourself to a guided visual creative journey. Experience how simple pen and paper helps disconnect from everyday life and connect to our inner wisdom and strength. You will receive an  inspiring hand drawn journal that contains inspiration and guidance on the left page, and the right page is blank for you to creatively explore and express yourself. Topics covered are Self-Care, Personal Skills, Creativity, Awareness, Healing, Negativity and Positivity. Learn the techniques of lettering, doodling, stencils, colour to encourage your personal reflection to flow.

Please note: A sample of the journal is available for viewing at the Mid-Sun Front Office. Additional copies of the journal are available from the instructor and online at www.akanaksha.com


A Journey Through Sound and Mantra

Friday November 29 from 7:30pm – 9:00pm for $15  

Have you ever been touched by the music in a yoga class? Join Lindsay for an exploration into mantras (ancient poems) and learn the stories behind these songs and their purpose. Learn the purpose of a mala and learn how to use it to deepen you meditative and musical experience. Enjoy live music, amazing vocals and end your week feeling deeply relaxed and inspired! Padded mats, bolsters and blocks are available for your comfort, and the room will be pleasantly warm.


Unsure if a class is right for you or need further information?

Call (403) 254-8058 or email Caroline at programs@midsun.org


Mid-Sun Fall 2019 Programs and Workshops

Youth Programs      Creative Art Adult Yoga
  • Youth Badminton (age 8-13)
  • Youth Basketball (age 6-9)
  • Youth Dance Crew (age 7-10)
  • Youth Dodgeball (age 8-14)
  • Youth Acrylic Painting (age 6-18)

 

  • Watercolour Painting – Beginner
  • Watercolour Painting – Intermediate
  • Watercolour Painting – Advanced
  • Acrylic Painting
  • Crochet for Total Beginners
  • Crochet for Advancing Beginners
  • Intermediate Crochet
  • Crafters Club (drop-in)

 

  • Relax and Recharge Yoga
  • Meditation Techniques
  • Yoga at Your Level
  • 50+ Yoga
  • 50+ Seated Strength
  • 50+ Gentle Chair Yoga

 

 

Adult Fitness 50+ Active Living  Workshops
  • Introduction to Belly Dance
  • Indoor Walking Club
  • Beginner Line Dance
  • CoreFit Moms
  • Experienced Line Dance
  • Pickleball (drop-in)
  • Pilates for You
  • Worth the Weight
  • Worth the Weight: Getting Started
  • Weekend Worth the Weight

 

  • Crafters Club (drop-in)
  • 50+ Yoga
  • 50+ Gentle Chair Yoga
  • 50+ Seated Strength
  • 50+ Fit and Fabulous
  • 50+ Zumba Gold
  • Beginner Line Dance
  • Experienced Line Dance
  • Gentle Restorative Yoga
  • Indoor Walking Club
  • Meditation Techniques
  • Pickleball (drop-in)
  • Pilates for You
  • Worth the Weight – Getting Started
 

  • All Ages Pumpkin Craft (Fri Oct 25)
  • Adult Painting: Fall Landscape (Sat Oct 26)
  • Christmas Tree (Fri Nov 1)
  • Youth Painting: Orca (Sat Nov 2)
  • Creative Journaling for Self Care (Fri Nov 15, 22)
  • Family Christmas Crafts (Sat Nov 16)
  • Adult Painting: Seascapes (Sat Nov 23)
  • A Journey into  Sound and Mantra (Fri Nov 29)

                                                   

Click here for info and to Register

Requests to transfer or withdraw from a program will be accommodated for medical reasons only. Withdrawal from programs will be issued a full refund if they are accommodated by note from a medical professional. Withdrawal from programs before program registration closure date (2 weeks prior to program starting)  will be issued a refund or credit minus a $25 administration fee. Withdrawal from programs after program registration closure date will not receive a refund or credit.