Marshall Community Services Courses and Activities


Marshall Community Services Classes & Courses

Please pre-register for classes.  For registration information, call 537-6767 from 8:00am-4:30pm Monday through Friday or log onto

The MCS Summer brochure has been released!  Register now for our upcoming activities!  Copies of the brochure are available in the MCS office.


5 Tools to Breakthrough Negativity will be held on Monday, April 23 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Adult Community Center.  Retrain your mindset so you can stop the spin cycle of negative thoughts and instead create the outcome you desire in life.  Fee: $20 per person.


Icky, Sticky...Creating More Fun will be held on Tuesday, April 24 from 3:30-5:00pm at the Marshall Middle School Art Room for boys and girls in grades 3-8.  Kids will have the chance to get hands-on messy with bubbles, ooze and more.  Fee: $10 per person.


Clicking with K9’s Dog Obedience will be held on Tuesday evenings April 24 through May 29. Class is 6 sessions: 1 orientation session at the Adult Community Center without dogs (4/24) and 5 training sessions with dogs at Lyon County Fairgrounds (5/1-5/29).  Focus is on basic obedience and manners. Dogs will learn sit, stay, come when called, settle on mat, targeting, polite leash walking and more. Needed for class: 6 ft leash, flat buckle collar or harness, towel or mat for dog, clean-up bags, treat bag and clicker.  There is a $2 fee for clickers, due orientation night. Dogs must be licensed and vaccinated for distemper/parvo, rabies, Bordetella and influenza.  Fee: $40 per person.


What is an iPad? will be held on Tuesday, April 24 and Thursday, April 26 from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Marshall Middle School (media center).  Make the fundamental elements of your iPad better.  Bring your iPad.  Fee: $45 per person.


Know Your Credit will be held on Thursday, April 26 from 6:00-8:00pm at the Adult Community Center.  Learn how credit works, tools that are available to build credit, budgeting tools and keeping good credit once it has been established.  Fee: $10 per person.


Outdoor Soccer Skills Camp for boys and girls in Preschool through 3rd grade will be held at Freedom Park.  Preschool-Kindergarten will be held on Mondays from April 30-May 21 from 4:00-4:30pm, 4:30-5:00pm OR 5:00-5:30pm.  Grades 1-3 will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from May 1-May 17 from 4:00-4:45pm OR 5:00-5:45pm.  This program provides instruction on ball handling, dribbling, kicking, passing and receiving.  Fee: $25 for Preschool-Kindergarten and $35 for grades 1-3.


ECFE – Everyday Rhythm (for birth – 5 years with a parent) will be held on Tuesdays (May 1-29) at the Marshall Lyon County Library at 10:15am.  Fun for parents and children using a variety of instruments, music and movement.  There is no fee for this class, but please pre-register with Marshall Community Services.


Garden Plot Rentals are available through Marshall Community Services.  The City of Marshall and MMU offer garden plots near the Marshall Water Plant for $35 to Marshall residents.  The plots will be tilled at the beginning of the season, with gardeners agreeing to plant, maintain and remove all plants and other materials by mid-October.  Water is available onsite.


Marshall Middle School After School Program is open to all 5th-8th grade students and meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:05pm-5:00pm at the Marshall Middle School.  This program will run through the end of the school year – for only $40! 


MCS Red Baron Arena Evening Open Skate will be held on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7:00pm-10:00pm and on Sunday evenings from 7:00pm-9:00pm.  Open Adult Hockey will be held on Wednesday evenings from 7:00pm-9:00pm.  Admission for open skate and open hockey is $5 per skater with rental skates available for $3.  Open Family Skate will be held on Sunday afternoons from 2:00-4:00pm as the facility schedule permits.  Admission for Open Family Skate is $4 per person (fee includes skates).  Please visit for up to date Open Skate hours.