GARRETT — The Judith A. Morrill Recreation Center, 1200 E. Houston St., Garrett, has announced several events.
For more information on these and other classes, call the center at 357-1917.
A slab pottery class will take place on Tuesday June 14th and Tuesday June 21st. The hours are from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. each evening.
Participants will create their own unique pinch jar during the June 14 class and glaze their items during the June 21 class.
Classes are $40 per person. Participants must be at least 15 years old.
The registration deadline is June 7 and can be done by visiting the JAM Center or by calling 357-1917.
There are limited places available.
Swimming, return from sports camps
Swimming and sports camps return from July 11.
Camps will be available for ages 3 to 12 over three weeks: July 11-13, July 18-21 and July 25-28.
Swim camps for ages 3 to 6 will take place from 5:05 p.m. to 5:35 p.m. Following the teaching philosophy of the JAM Swim School, participants will experience a fun introduction to the water with an emphasis on safety and basic swimming skills.
Sports camps for 3 to 6 year olds will take place from 4:20 p.m. to 4:50 p.m. During these camps, children will be introduced to the fundamental skills used in sports like football, basketball and T-ball through fun games, drills and activities.
Cost for camps is $25 per week for JAM Center members and $35 per week for non-members.
There are two swim camp options for ages 6-12. Intermediate/Advanced camp runs from 5:40-6:25 p.m. and will focus on swimming technique, breath control and more. This camp is $35 per week for JAM Center members and $45 per week for non-members.
There is also the swim club camp from 6:30-7:30 p.m. This camp allows experienced swimmers to develop their skills and is ideal for competitive athletes. Cost is $20 per week for JAM Center members and $30 per week for non-members.
Children ages 6-12 have three sports camps available, each focusing on essential skills for individual sports. July 11-14 is volleyball, July 18-21 is basketball and July 25-28 is football. These camps cost $35 per week for JAM Center members and $45 per week for non-members.
Discounts are available for registrations for several weeks as well as discounts for siblings. All camp participants receive a free gift.
The deadline to register for each camp is the Friday before each camp week.