Marshall Community Services Courses and Activities

3/22/2017


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 www.ci.marshall.mn.us.




The Fifth Annual Moms’ Expo will be held in the evening on Tuesday, April 11 at the Marshall High School.  Keynote speaker: Holly Hoffman (mother of 3, finalist on the TV show Survivor, author of Your Winner Within and nationally known speaker) on “Never Give Up – The Survivor Way”.  The goal of the Moms’ Expo is to help mothers of all ages and stages of parenting to enjoy parenting and everyday life more: by finding balance, having realistic expectations of themselves and their children, and living in the moment.  Join local mothers as they discuss specific topics.  Visit www.ci.marshall.mn.us (click on Moms’ Expo under Community Services) for more information– including schedule, presenters and small group topics.  Fee: $30 per person – dinner (pasta bar) is included in the fee.


 


Tiger 7th-8th Grade Baseball will begin on Monday, March 27th.  Practices will be held on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30pm-5:30pm and on Wednesdays from 2:30pm-4:30pm at Independence Park.  Games will be played with area teams.  Participants are responsible for travel to away games.  Up-to-date physicals are required and must be on record. Fee: $90 for residents, $112.50 for non-residents.


 


ECFE – Baby Play Date for birth-12 months with a parent will be held on Mondays (March 27, April 24 and May 22) from 10:00-11:30am at Heritage Pointe Senior Living (207 North 4th Street in Marshall).  Heritage Pointe and ECFE are joining hands to create a Baby Play Date with residents in the Marshall community.  This intergenerational class is designed for parents and their babies to engage and connect with those who have dementia, learn about the disease and how babies are great therapy for the residents.  There is no cost to participate, but please pre-register with MCS.


 


Adult Summer Sand Volleyball Organizational meeting will be held Monday, March 27 at 6:00pm in the City Council Chambers in the Municipal Building.  Attendance at this meeting is mandatory if you plan to have a softball team this summer.  The season will begin the week of May 8 (weather permitting).  For more information on summer softball leagues, contact Cam Bailey at 537-6767.


 


Adult Summer Softball Organizational meeting will be held Monday, March 27 at 7:00pm in the City Council Chambers in the Municipal Building.  The season will begin the week of May 15 (weather permitting).  For more information on summer sand volleyball leagues, contact Cam Bailey at 537-6767.


 


Excel for Everyday Use will be held from 7:00pm-9:00pm in the Marshall Middle School Media Center on Tuesday, March 28 and Thursday, March 30.  Microsoft Excel has so many everyday uses – from lists to budgets and more.  Fee: $45 for residents, $56.25 for non-residents.


 


Water Safety Instruction (WSI) will be held March 31 through April 2 at the SMSU Pool and Room PE 214. Class will be held from 5:00pm-10:00pm on Friday, March 31 and from 9:00am-6:00pm on Saturday, April 1 and Sunday, April 2. Participants must be 16 years of age. This course will certify participants to teach swimming lessons.  Fee: $200 for residents, $250 for non-residents (includes all materials).


 


Home Ownership 101 will be held on Tuesday, April 4 from 6:30-8:30pm at the Adult Community Center.  This introductory seminar to home ownership is co-sponsored by Southwest Minnesota Housing Partnership and is ideal for anyone exploring the home buying process.  Learn about the pros and cons of home ownership, preparing your finances, and determining what type of loan product may be right for you.  Fee: $10 for residents, $12.50 for non-residents.


 


NEW MCS Class: Introduction to Cake Decorating 101 will be held on April 6 and April 20 (Thursdays) from 6:30-8:00pm in the Marshall High School FACS Room.  You’ll be taught how to base ice, border, decorate, and write on cakes - while also partaking in a small cupcake tutorial.  Fee: $25 per person.


 


American HeartSaver Full CPR/First Aid Training will be held on Saturday, April 8 from 8:30am-3:30pm at the Marshall North Ambulance Building (111 South A Street).  This class is for daycare providers and any non-health care individuals.  Participants of this class will receive a 2-year certification.  Fee: $80 per person.


 


Pee Wee Tennis Camp (for boys and girls in kindergarten-2nd grade) will be held April 10-13 (Monday – Thursday) from 4:00pm-5:00pm at the Marshall High School Tennis Courts.  This program is designed to include fun movement, games and fitness activity.  Participants should bring their own tennis racket and wear proper tennis shoes.  Fee: $50 for residents, $62.50 for non-residents.


 


Intro to Tennis Camp (for boys and girls in grades 3-9) will be held April 10-13 (Monday – Thursday) from 5:00pm-6:30pm at the Marshall High School Tennis Courts.  This program is designed to introduce players to the sport of tennis including scoring, movement and stroke drills. Participants should bring their own tennis racket and wear proper tennis shoes.  Fee: $80 for residents, $100 for non-residents.


 


MCS Red Baron Arena Evening Open Skate will be held on Fridays and Saturdays from 7:00pm-10:00pm and on Sundays from 7:00pm-9:00pm.  Open Adult Hockey will be held on Wednesday evenings from 7:30pm-10:00pm.  Admission for open skate and open hockey is $5 per skater with rental skates available for $3.  SMSU Open Skate will be held on Sunday evenings in the Reinhart Rink from 8:00-9:00pm for $5 (admission and rental included).  Family Open Skate will be held on Saturdays from 2:00-4:00pm for only $4 per person.  Coupon books for Open Skate and Skate Sharpening punch cards are available to purchase at the Red Baron Arena & Expo, in the Marshall Community Services office or online at www.ci.marshall.mn.us.


 


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! 


 


Corrections for the MCS Winter/Spring 2017 brochure – please take a moment to update your brochure:


The ARC Lifeguard Recertification Class (on page 21) will be held from 5:00pm-10:00pm.