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  • Hopkins High School Football Camp

    The High School football camps focus on complete youth athlete development. Lead by Hopkins Head Coach John Denhartog and his assistant coaches, our football training camps are ideal for junior campers between the ages of 14-18.  All abilities and skill levels are welcome. We provide goal-oriented, position-specific training, as well as physical and mental conditioning.This camp is free of charge and is for boys entering 9th-12th grade in fall of 2018. No registration is required.Camp Dates & Times Tuesday, June 12th Thursday, June 14th Tuesday, June 19th Thursday, June 21st Tuesday, July 10th Thursday, July 12th Tuesday, July 17th Thursday, July 19th-All camps are 9am to 1pmWhere: Hopkins High School (Meet on Varsity Field) Camp Objectives: Develop important, SAFE techniques and position skills. Build GREAT TEAMMATES and BELIEVE in them. Learn the fundamentals of the position you want to play. Participate in individual, small group and large group team drills. Running form and stretching exercises emphasized daily. Parent Information: *Campers must bring cleats and a water bottle*This is a non-contact camp.*All students are welcome to participate, even if they do not attend a Hopkins school.*For more information, please email John Denhartog at john.denhartog@hopkinsschools.org
  • Yoga for Teens

    Join us for a yoga class that is customized for teens. This knowledgeable instruction and attention will center you, move you through a wide range of postures, challenge and build your flexibility and strength, and support you in deep relaxation as well as provide valuable life and stress management skills. You’ll leave feeling good: energized, refreshed, calm.This class will be located at the Good Vibrations Yoga Studio (11 10th Ave So., Hopkins, MN 55343)
  • Kung Fu-Wu Shu Summer

    Learn the martial art of Jackie Chan, Jet Li, and Kung Fu Panda. Learn kicking, punching, self-defense skills and build muscle, power, flexibility and agility. Improve your awareness, self-esteem and confidence.Join a FUN, progressive, full-participation class and learn skill-building exercises that will strengthen the mind and body. Parents: Don’t sit at the sideline.Sign up and participate with your child in class.Come join what thousands have experienced. Learn the life-long benefits of Kung Fu. Optional uniform and certification from White to Black Belt are available. National Treasure Kung Fu, Inc., is directed by Si-Fu Al Lam - International Master, Temple-trained in Mainland China.Si-Fu Al Lam, a Hong Kong champion, has over 35 years of teaching experience with youths & adults. He was the instructor of the University of Minnesota Chinese Kung Fu Club for 13 years and was awarded “Instructor of the Year” by the U of M Recreational Sports Department.
  • Horseback Riding Day Camp

    Come ride and learn about horses! Learn how to groom, tack-up, lead and do in-hand work with horses. Attendees will also enjoy horse-related crafts and activities, like braiding a horse's mane and tail and helping feed, water and care for horses. Proper attire includes sneakers or boots (closed toe and heel), long pants and layers, depending on the weather.Bring bug spray, sunscreen, nut-free snacks, water bottle and nut-free bag lunch. ASTM/SEI certified helmets provided. Signed waivers required. This camp is run in partnership with Hopkins-Minnetonka Recreation Services.Location: Boulder Point Stables, AnokaTransportation provided from the Eisenhower Community Center, Door B
  • Hip Hop Hooray Dance!

    Come ready to groove! This class will get dancers out on the floor learning hip-hop combos, choreography, basic tricks and tutting. Dancers will focus on rhythm and musicality while bringing their own individual style and personality to the movements. Looking for preschool dance? Click Here for preschool Hip Hop Hooray Dance!
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  • Hopkins Youth Wind Orchestra

    The Hopkins Youth Wind Orchestra is a band for students that play woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments. We will be challenged through great music, continue to play our instrument through the summer, and have fun with fantastic instructors. Our summer experience will culminate in public performances around the Hopkins community. Band students in grades 8-12 (as of the 17-18 school year) are encouraged to apply. No audition required. Scholarships are available on a limited basis by contacting Community Education.
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  • Beyond the Applause--Acting Intensive for High School Actors

    This 6 week class will ask actors to think critically and creatively as they explore monologue and scenework. This class will promote artistic risk-taking and spontaneity while working on character analysis, objectives, tactics, transitions and critical emotional moments of decision. Audition techniques and choices will also be discussed. Scholarships are available on a limited basis by contacting Community Education.
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  • In the Spotlight:Theater 101 and MORE

    This class introduces core acting concepts through analysis and scene and monologue study. Improvisation, analysis and theater games will be used to develop healthy acting habits. This class will explore character creation and choices while critical thinking skills, cooperation and confidence will be the focus. Scholarships are available on a limited basis by contacting Community Education.
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  • PrepStar Premium ACT Class

    It is important to remember that the ACT is no longer just an achievement test. To receive great ACT scores for college admissions, students now need training and coaching more than ever before. PrepStar Premium is a 24 hour ACT preparation course unlike any other. The class is thorough, challenging and extremely effective. The class includes: Extensive content review Effective strategies Taught by Matt Brufoldt, Outstanding Hopkins HS Teacher 3 full ACT practice tests Detailed score reports from practice tests Online scoring for practice tests for immediate results Make-up content available via video And, it offers guaranteed results for students who have already taken the ACT test! Testimonial Quotes: “This class was long at times, but well worth it. My score improved a lot.” “The class gives you the best strategies to get your best score. My score went from a 24 to a 32!” “My score went up 3 points after taking the PrepStar class!” Class location:Minnetonka High School 18301 Highway 7 Minnetonka, MN 55345
  • Amazing Art Workshop - STEAMin’ UP SUMMER

    Calling all artists, scientists, engineers, and math lovers! Young Rembrandts have a new workshop filled with new ways your child can explore the fascinating world of STEAM! This four-day workshop will dive into a new discipline every day so that all children learn their possibilities. Students will illustrate different types of Sciences, new Technologies, incredible feats of Engineering and striking Math principles - all while creating crazy awesome Art. Your child’s brain is growing every day!
  • Summer Field Biology 2018 At Wolf Ridge

    Join us as we make our exciting return to the newly renovated Wolf Ridge ELC! The 33rd year of Summer Field Biology is just around the corner and this year’s theme is "Caught in the Web of Minnesota’s Spiders." We’ll learn about the 450+ species of araneae (spiders) spinning webs in Minnesota. Our agenda will include species identification, spider venom, and web creation as we work to understand these often feared but amazing creatures. This program is led by experienced Hopkins School District teachers who are committed to making every moment memorable for your child.Wolf Ridge 2018: July 10 (9:30 am - 7:00pm) Hopkins High School Tie-dye your own Summer Field Biology t-shirt and explore the world of Minnesota’s spiders. Get prepared for activities that you will experience up North! This includes selecting Wolf Ridge activities and dorm groups. Attendance on July 10th is essential, as we use this day to prepare for the Wolf Ridge portion of camp! July 16-20: Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning CenterDeparture: Our group will leave from Hopkins High School on July 16 at 6:30 am.Wolf Ridge ELC Activities: Adventure: Climb indoor rock walls, traverse tree tops rope courses, paddle canoes, test your compass skills in orienteering, and explore lakes in kayaks (high school students). Cultural Learning: Learn about the Voyageurs and Ojibwe people who have contributed to our Minnesota history. Nature/Animal Life: Learn about the land and creatures with which we share our earth. Hiking: Hike to an elevation of 1,450 feet and watch the sun rise or set over Lake Superior. Conservation: Renew your commitment to sustainable living. Teamwork/Challenge: Work in mixed-age teams to compete in our annual Wolf Ridge Amazing Race. Fun: Sing songs at an outdoor bonfire with s'mores as we laugh and connect with new friends. Return: We will return to Hopkins High School shortly after 6:00 pm on July 20.Cost includes transportation, special field trips, lodging, meals and staffing. This is a technology free program; we value this opportunity to unplug as we connect with each other and nature.Multiple Child Discount! $50 off for each additional child enrolled. You must enroll through Hopkins Community Education staff in order to receive the discount. 952-988-4070.Cancellation Policy - 100% if canceled by May 16th, May 17th to June 1st 50%, after June 1st, no refunds. For more information about Wolf Ridge visit www.wolf-ridge.org. Register for this camp through Hopkins Community Education, NOT THROUGH Wolf Ridge.
  • Youth Lacrosse

    Check out a summer alternate sport that allows your child to be moving and learning new skills, all while having fun playing a fast paced game! We will be utilizing soft lacrosse balls. No padding will be needed and all equipment will be provided.  Participants should wear athletic shoes and active wear.
  • TGA Tennis

    Join TGA (Teach. Grow. Achieve.) in its national, award winning, 5-level tennis program, with curriculum helping students understand the science of the game relating to racquet stroke, ball speed and bounce, and angles. Students learn the fundamentals, etiquette and rules of the game in a fun environment. Best of all, top-notch equipment and training materials are provided, so children of all skill levels have the chance to come out and play with TGA!
  • Minnesota Lynx vs. Las Vegas Aces

    Bring the whole family to a night at a WNBA Lynx Game! Leave the worry to us as we provide a lower level game ticket and transportation to and from the game. Game starts at 7pm at the Target Center.All students under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by an adult (adult will need to regsiter for ticket). Bus will depart the Eisenhower Community Center main entrance at 5:30 p.m., and return at 10:00 p.m. (estimated time).  Please let Hopkins Community Education know at least 1 day before the game if you will not be taking the bus by calling 952-988-4070 (no refund or discount for not taking bus). Eisenhower Community Center1001 Hwy 7Hopkins, MN 55305
  • Hopkins Youth Football Camp

    The Hopkins Youth Football camp seeks to promote the growth and development of players in a fun, safe and competitive environment that maximizes participation and improves players' skills while developing sportsmanship, teamwork, and self-confidence. Campers will meet NFL athletes, play fun team challenges, and experience a full day of water activities!Open to boys & girls entering grades 3rd – 8th in fall 2018.Camp Objectives: Develop important, SAFE techniques and position skills. Build GREAT TEAMMATES and BELIEVE in them. Learn the fundamentals of the position you want to play. Participate in individual, small group and large group team drills. Running form and stretching exercises emphasized daily. Parent information: -Campers must bring a bag lunch each day, a pair or cleats and gym shoes, water bottle, and swimming gear for our Water Day! (Friday, June 29th)-Half day camp is from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and full day camp is from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.-This is a non-contact camp.-Your child does not have to attend Hopkins School District 270 to participate.-For more information, please email Anthony Johnson at Anthony@youthzonefitness.org
  • Lego Robotics Wild Animals

    Do you love LEGOS? Do you think building things and working on the computer is fun? Then this is the class for you! You will be able to build LEGO models featuring working motors and sensors; then program the models and watch them follow your commands. Explore and develop your skills in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics during hands on class. Build an alligator, lion, and bird; then program them to come to life using Lego WeDo software.
  • The Mannerly Manners Club

    Penn State and Duke University research showed showed skills learned in early childhood are linked to success as young adults. It’s never too early to teach our children the ground rules of social etiquette. Mannerly Manners® a leading etiquette source supports family values and is designed specifically for active, early learners. Using engaging role-play activities, music, and puppets, children discover the value of using social skills. Your child will learn the basics of everyday manners, such as how and why it's important to be respectful of others, how to properly introduce yourself, table manners and much more. Fee includes a Mannerly Manners® Club Coloring Book, lots of handouts to help reinforce lessons, parent information packet with details of each lesson, Certificate of Completion, and a surprise gift for each student at graduation. More information at: www.mannerlymanners.com
  • School of Fish

    School of Fish is a kids fishing class taught by pro angler and television show host Mike Frisch.  Students learn about lakes, finding fish in those lakes, and some great ways to catch them.  They also learn to tie a fishing knot and rig and use a slip-bobber setup and class will end with some dock fishing.  All equipment is provided.  Participants will receive a rod & reel, tackle box with Northland tackle, Cabela's $10 gift card, KLN Snack Pack, and coloring book.
  • Prairie Fire Theater Presents: Jack & the Beanstalk

    Join us in this new and exciting theatrical opportunity!  Register now and enjoy a week-long theater experience with performances of "Jack & the Beanstalk" on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon!   All students will attend auditions on Monday, be assigned roles, and receive their Tuesday schedule the same day.  Participant's Schedule:Monday-Thursday, August 20-23: 10am to 2:15pmFriday, August 24: 2:30pm to 7:15pm. Performance at 6pm at Eisenhower Community Center Theater. Saturday, August 25: 1pm-3:30pm. Performance at 2pm at Eisenhower Community Center Theater. Direction, costumes, props and supplies are provided by the renowned Prairie Fire Children's Theater staff.  Students should bring a bag lunch each day. See prairiefirechildrenstheater.org for more information.Note: This class will take place after Camp Royal ends for the summer so there will be no wrap around care provided.