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Kaskaskia College Announces Kick Programming For July at Vandalia Campus

​The Office of Continuing/Community Education at Kaskaskia College would like to announce the schedule for KICK classes to be held in July at the Vandalia Campus located at 2310 West Filmore in Vandalia.
 
Dodgeball – Students will learn to play the game of dodgeball in this fun class.  This class will be held at the Vandalia YMCA on Monday through Friday, July 7-11 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.  The class is for students in grades 2-4 and the cost to attend is $15.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5419 VA01D.
 
Dodgeball – Students will learn to play the game of dodgeball.  This class will be held at the Vandalia YMCA Monday through Friday, July 7-11 from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.  This class is for students in grades 5-8 and the cost for the class is $15.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5419 VA02D.
 
Intermediate Sign Language - This intermediate course is for kids that already know some sign language and are interested in learning more.  The class will be held Tuesday and Thursday, July 8 and 10 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  The class is for students in Kindergarten through fifth grades and the cost to attend is $15.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5160 VA02D.
 
Cake Decorating – Students will learn to add color to frosting and use the tools of the trade to make a beautiful treat.  Each student will decorate a cake to take home and enjoy.  This is a messy class to dress appropriately!!  The class will be held Wednesday, July 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  The class is for students in grades 3 and up and the cost to attend is $15.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5313 VA01D.
 
Painting for Kids – Students will learn to use different brushes and color to paint a masterpiece.  The class will be held Monday and Wednesday, July 14 and 16 from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m.  This course is for students in grades 1-5 and the cost to attend is $10.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5420 VA01D.
 
Tennis for Kids - After completing the class, participants will know how to swing, serve, return, and volley using the correct form, as well as understand the rules, scoring, and etiquette of the game. Besides skills, a variety of fun games that can be played on the tennis court will be taught.  This class will be held at Vandalia High School on Tuesday and Thursday, July 15 and 17 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  The class is for students in all grades and the cost for the course is $15.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5055 VA01D.
Music Works - Students will explore the world of music through their voices, movement and a variety of instruments.  The class will be held Wednesday, July 16 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  The class is for students in grades 1-3 and the cost to attend is $10.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5281 VA01D.
 
Kids in Kitchen - This course is designed for the youngster who is interested in studying various cooking techniques and strategies. In addition to learning how to prepare meals and about the cooking industry, the student will create fun and exciting meals.  This class will be held at the Okaw Area Vocational Building Monday through Thursday, July 21-24.  Two sessions will be held with the first from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and the second from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.  This class is for students in grades 5 and up and the cost to attend is $30.00.  The registration numbers are CKICK 5283 VA01D (am class) and CKICK 5283 VA02D (pm class).
 
All About Wolves – Students will learn that wolves are very unique and fascinating animals as they learn where they live, what they eat and their family groups.  This class will be held Tuesday, July 22 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  The class is for students in grades 1-5 and the cost for this course is $10.00. The registration number is CKICK 5435 VA01D.
 
Ocean Life – Students will journey under the sea as they learn about the many wild and wonderful creatures in the ocean.  This class will be held Thursday, July 24 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  The class is for students in Kindergarten through fifth grades and the cost for the course is $10.00. The registration number is CKICK 5293 VA01D.
 
Beginning Sign Language - Through teacher-student application and demonstrations, students will learn basic sign language.  The class will be held Tuesday and Thursday, July 29 and 31 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  The class is for students in Kindergarten through fifth grades and the cost to attend is $15.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5160 VA03D.
 
Storytellin' (grades K-2) - Professional storyteller, Phyllis Hostmeyer, will tell stories for students in Kindergarten and first and second grades.  She will also teach the children a short story.  This is a lively workshop with games and exercises to develop creativity and storytelling skills.              The class will be held Friday, July 30 from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. and the cost to attend is $5.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5277 VA04D.
 
Storytellin' (grades 3-5) - In this highly interactive workshop, participants will learn how to tell a fable without memorizing the words.  Students will learn a story through tableaus, story maps and kenesthetic.  This class will be held Friday, July 30 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The class is for students in grades 3-5 and the cost to attend is $5.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5277 VA05D.
 
Storytellin' (grades 6-8) – Students will become a storyteller as they select a fable and then work with a professional storyteller, Phyllis Hostmeyer, to develop that fable into a story told with flare.  Students will learn to take a simple fable and add visual images, sensory details and sound effects.  The class will be held Friday, July 30 from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.  The class is for students in grades 6-8 and the cost is $5.00.  The registration number is CKICK 5277 VA06D.
 
Pre-registration and pre-payment are required.  For additional information or to register, please call the Vandalia Campus at 283-1780 or Kaskaskia College at 545-3255.  For a booklet containing a list of all KICK classes offered this summer, please call 545-3255 or email kick@kaskaskia.edu.


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