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ZCS Programs

2018 Summer - Enrichment

Vinyasa Yoga: Grades 9th through Adults
End your day on a relaxing and positive note, and join me three times a week for a slow moving Vinyasa yoga practice. We will focus on matching breathing techniques and movement, as well as exercises that promote strength, flexibility, and balance. Open to all levels of practice, from beginner to advanced, yoga is beneficial for anyone and everyone. You will leave feeling relaxed and refreshed. Open to teen as well as adults. Jill Chickedantz is a Certified Yoga Instructor with a background in slow flow Vinyasa yoga.

Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Grades 9th through adults M, W, F June 11 - 29 4:00p - 5:00p FC LGI $105

Instructor: Jill Chickedantz |

"Grow, Taste & Give": Grades 6th-12th
Students will learn how to start and maintain a raised bed garden, interact with a hydroponic tower garden, and cook with the fresh vegetables they grow. Students will develop soft skills (I.e. leadership, patience, teamwork, etc.) and grow in their personal wellness – physically, socially, and emotionally. Depending on the crops' yield, students will have the opportunity to help prepare food for the local food pantry.       

Session #2 Days Dates Times Location Fee Register
Grades 6th - 12th T & TH June 19, 21, 26, 28 10:00a - 11:00a ZCHS 43
& Outdoor Space
Max: 15

Instructor: Natalie Sarcona & Spencer Cassin | &

Powerhouse Mat Pilates: Ages 15+
This 10 session class will be structured around strengthening your core muscles to create long lean muscles.  Pilates can improve physical performance in a sport, relieve aches and pains, better your posture, and empower your mind and body to become stronger. Amy Ertel is BASI certified and trained in mat Pilates.  Participants will need a mat and 1 or 2 pound weights.      

Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Ages 15+ T & TH June 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21
July 10, 12, 17, 19
9:30a - 10:25a FC LGI $105
Max: 15

Instructor: Amy Ertel |

You Rule! Run Your Own Nation: Grades K-5th
"You Rule" campers will design their own country, entirely from scratch, during this week-long adventure! They will decide where their nation should be located and map their territory. They will decide how they will rule and organize their government and learn about different types of leaders. Will they be a king or a queen? Empress, chief, president or dictator? They will be inspired and challenged as they write their own laws, design their flag, map their territory and create their traditions! A culture fair and Little Olympic Games will be held Friday to introduce their country to their new friends and fellow rulers!

Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Grades K - 5th M - F June 18 - 22 9:00a - 11:00a FC Media Center $84
Max: 30

Instructor: Amanda Harmon |

Chess Power!: Grades K-8th
Do your kids like chess! Chess is a great tool to teach decision making, mathematics and logic. Taught by the Indiana famous Learning Through Games Group that is known for child friendly style! Good for all levels.

Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Grades K - 8th M - F June 18 - 22 9:00a - 12:00p FC E102 $140

Instructor: Learning Through Games |

Bughouse Chess: Grades K-8th
Do you like chess! Then you will love Bughouse Chess! This is a team chess game that promotes sportsmanship and working together.  It is also extremely enjoyable for kids. Bughouse will benefit their logic and decision making all while being taught in an exciting way by the Learning Through Games Group.

Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Grades K - 8th M - F June 18 - 22 1:00p - 4:00p FC E102 $140

Instructor: Learning Through Games |

Jump Rope Workshop: Grades 2nd & Up
Jump Rope Workshop taught by the World Champion INDY AIR BEARS Jump Rope Team members. 3-day workshop, 9:00a-11:00a each day. Each participant receives a jump rope to keep. Open to all boys and girls who have completed 2nd grade. Limited to 60 participants (minimum 30). Instruction in single rope skills and double dutch jumping. Please wear comfortable clothes, shorts, t-shirts, gym shoes are required. Bring a water bottle and lots of energy!

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Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Grades 2nd & Up T - TH June 19 - 21 9:00a - 11:00a FC Gym $105
Max: 60

Instructor: Cathy Daugherty & Shannon Hall | &

Books & Cooks: Grades PreK-K
Books and Cooks is an exciting and engaging class that will combine your child's love for reading and cooking. They will learn to create simple and healthy menu items and snacks that correspond with our class read alouds. They will have an opportunity for math enrichment as they learn about measuring tools and following recipes. Students will also learn how to set the table, and plan a meal including all food groups. They will create their own personalized apron and collect all of the recipes we have used in class to create their own cookbook.

Session Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Grades PreK - K Mon - Friday July 16 - 20 8:00a - 9:00a ZWMS 206 $105
Max: 10

Instructor: Kelly Hine |

Safety Town: Kindergarten
Can your child safely cross the street? Can your five year old use the telephone to get help? These and other positive safety skills-- including playground safety, poison and stranger awareness, basic home first aid, and fire escape -- are covered in the ZCS summer program for children who will enter kindergarten in the fall. 10 hours of safety education in a 4 day summer camp format. Led by professional teaching staff. Videos, skill practice, demonstrations, and special visitors. Safety project daily. Tricycle safety track fun.

Session #1 Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Kindergarten M - TH July 16 - 19 9:30a - 12:00p
OR 1:00p - 3:30p
ZWMS South Gym $89
Max: 15 per Session
Session #2 Days Dates Time Location Fee Register
Kindergarten M - TH July 23 - 26 9:30a - 12:00p
OR 1:00p - 3:30p
ZWMS South Gym $89
Max: 15 per Session

Instructor: Karen Bourbeau |