Summer

TAIKO DRUMMING
Discover the art of Japanese Taiko drumming, which has been played in Japan for over 2000 years. The word taiko means big drum, and the art form incorporates large drums, body movement, vocalization, and various instruments. All drums are provided. No drumming experience necessary. All you need is the desire to play, have fun, and a willingness to share the joy of taiko with others. During these fun and energetic classes participants will learn about rhythm and drumming thru the use of games, songs, dance and drumming. Students are encouraged to buy their own drumsticks for $15.

Bigs & Littles
Ages 3-7 | Mondays, June 1 – July 6 | 1:00-2:00 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $100
All children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. No class June 15.
Registration: May 11 – May 25, 5:00 p.m.

Children’s Beginner
Ages 8-13 | 3:45-4:45 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $70

Tuesdays, June 2 – July 7
Registration: May 11 – May 25, 5:00 p.m.

Thursdays, June 4 – July 9
Registration: May 11 – May 25, 5:00 p.m.

Adult/Teens Beginner
Ages 14+ | 6-7:30 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $90

Tuesdays, June 2 – July 7
Registration: May 11 – May 25, 5:00 p.m.

Thursdays, June 4 – July 9
Registration: May 11 – May 25, 5:00 p.m.

Columbus Youth Fishing Series
3-15 | June 7, June 14, June 21 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Mill Race Park Round Lake | $5
Enjoy a relaxing evening of fishing with your family during these Sundays in June. All skill levels of young fisherwomen and fishermen are invited. Prizes will be awarded each night to winners of various categories. Interactive casting games will be set up to help teach kids how to cast, and we will also have guests present to provide expert knowledge on fishing in Indiana. Pay and sign-in begins at 5:15 p.m. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop In

Little Chef’s: Summer Dessert Nights
Ages 5-8 | June 24, July 29 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Donner Center | $20
Satisfy your child’s sweet tooth this summer with Little Chefs Summer Dessert Nights. If your child considers themselves a mini gourmet chef, or just is interested in trying new foods, these evening classes are sure to inspire your child’s culinary creativity. Every participant will go home with different dessert recipe cards each month so they can dazzle your family.
June 24 | Registration: May 4 – June 16, 5:00 p.m.
July 29 | Registration: May 4 – July 22, 5:00 p.m.

Junior Ceramics
Ages 8-12 | August 13 & 20 | 6:30-8:00 p.m. | Donner Center | $20
Learn from a local potter and create your own pottery piece from beginning to end! On the first evening you will create your own unique piece from clay. Shape it, alter it, make it your own! You will have the option to create an ornament, small tray or coaster, or pinch pot. We will talk about different techniques and approaches to creating each item. The next week we will take our fired pottery pieces and glaze them. The glazed pieces will be professionally fired and be available for pick-up at Donner Center.
Registration: June 1 – August 6, 5:00 p.m.

Fall

Acting Up!
Ages 5-7 | Tuesdays, September 15 – October 27 ( No class Oct 6) | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | Donner Center | $40
Final performance – Tuesday, October 27, 5:30 p.m.
Show title: Alice’s Adventure with Idioms
We will follow Alice, her dog and her cat down the rabbit hole and explore the magical land of idioms. We will meet all of Wonderland’s usual suspects; the White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Mad Hatter and March Hare, the Cheshire Cat, and the King and Queen of Hearts. We will learn the ins and outs of the English language along with Alice, her friends and her pets.
Registration: July 27 – September 4, 5:00 p.m.

Jr. Mill Race Players
Ages 8-12 | Mondays, September 14 – October 27 ( No class Oct. 5) | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | Donner Center | $60
Final performance – Tuesday, Oct. 27, 5:30 p.m.
Show title: Alice’s Adventure with Idioms
We will follow Alice, her dog and her cat down the rabbit hole and explore the magical land of idioms. We will meet all of Wonderland’s usual suspects; the White Rabbit, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the Mad Hatter and March Hare, the Cheshire Cat, and the King and Queen of Hearts. We will learn the ins and outs of the English language along with Alice, her friends and her pets.
Registration: July 27 – September 4, 5:00 p.m.

Little Chef’s: Ghost, Goblins and Goodies
Ages 5-8 | October 7 | 1:00-2:15 p.m. | Donner Center | $20
Come create Halloween themed goodies that are so tasty they might just haunt you. If your child considers themselves a mini gourmet chef or is interested in trying new foods, this class is sure to inspire your child’s culinary creativity. Every participant will go home with recipe cards so they can dazzle your family with a delicious dessert at home.

Registration: September 2 – October 1, 5:00 p.m.

Trick or Treat Tales
All Ages | October 16 | 6:30-8:00 p.m. | Donner Center | $3 per person
Join us for an evening of not so scary tales, games and crafts. Snacks will be served. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop In

Halloween Costume Contest
Ages 0-12 | October 25 | 2:00 p.m. – ages 0-5 | 3:00 p.m. – ages 6-12 | Donner Center | FREE
Prizes will be awarded for different categories! We will start giving out numbers for judging at 1:30pm. All participants will receive a ribbon and treat bag. We will also have games going on between 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Turkey Tales
All Ages | November 6 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. |Donner Center | $3 per person
Gobble Gobble! Join us for a fun filled night of Thanksgiving stories, crafts, games and snacks! All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop In

Little Chef’s: Cookie Hunt
Ages 5-8 | November 17 | 4:30-5:45 p.m. | Donner Center | $20
Go on a scavenger hunt and find all the ingredients needed to make delicious brownies, easy oatmeal cookies, and fun kid’s trail mix.
Registration: October 8 – November 10, 5:00 p.m.

TAIKO DRUMMING
Discover the art of Japanese Taiko drumming, which has been played in Japan for over 2000 years. The word taiko means
big drum, and the art form incorporates large drums, body movement, vocalization, and various instruments. All drums
are provided. No drumming experience necessary. All you need is the desire to play, have fun, and a willingness to share
the joy of taiko with others. During these fun and energetic classes participants will learn about rhythm and drumming
thru the use of games, songs, dance and drumming. Students are encouraged to buy their own drumsticks for $15.

Bigs & Littles
Ages 3-7 | Thursdays, August 13 – September 17 | 1:00-2:00 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $100
All children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Registration: July 8- August 6, 5:00 p.m.

Children’s Beginner
Ages 8-13 | Thursday, August 13 – September 17 | 3:45-4:45 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $70
Registration: July 8- August 6, 5:00 p.m.

Adult/Teens Beginner
Ages 14+ | Thursdays, August 13 – September 17 | 6-7:30 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $90
Registration: July 8- August 6, 5:0 p.m.

Winter

Santa’s Workshop
All Ages | December 11 | 6:30-8:00 p.m. | Donner Center | $3 per person
Join us for a night of Holiday fun with Holiday themed crafts, games, prizes and snacks! All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop In

Polar Express
All Ages | December 13 | 6:30-8:00 p.m. | Donner Center | $3 per person
Join us for a dramatic reading of Polar Express, games, crafts and a hot chocolate bar. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop In

Holiday Tea for Two
Ages 3-8 | December 20 | 1:00-3:00 p.m. | The Commons | $24 per pair, $12 per additonal person
Families with children ages 3-8, come join us at The Commons for a fabulous Holiday themed tea party. This Holiday party will include tea, punch, sandwiches, sweets, crafts, games, a visit from Santa and other surprises. All children should wear their Holiday best for a fashion show on the stage! Please bring a written description of your child’s outfit for the master of ceremonies to read.
Registration: November 16 – December 14, 5:00 p.m.

Acting Up!
Ages 5-7 | Tuesdays, January 26 – March 2 | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | Donner Center | $40
Final performance – Tuesday, March 2, 5:30 p.m.
Show title: Munchkin Mediation: Conflict Resolution in OZ Take a trip to OZ with us one year after the events of the Wizard of OZ. All our favorite characters have returned to OZ, but they are having some trouble readjusting. We will help our friends in OZ work through their interpersonal conflicts through memorable songs and silly humor. We will lean and reinforce strategies for controlling anger, lean how to use “i-statements” and work on active listening.
Registration: November 30 – January 15, 5:00 p.m.

Jr. Mill Race Players
Ages 8-12 | Mondays, January 25 – March 2 | 4:30-5:30 p.m. | Donner Center | $60
Final performance – Tuesday, March 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Show title: Munchkin Mediation: Conflict Resolution in OZ
Take a trip to OZ with us one year after the events of the Wizard of OZ. All our favorite characters have returned to OZ, but they are having some trouble readjusting. We will help our friends in OZ work through their interpersonal conflicts through memorable songs and silly humor. We will lean and reinforce strategies for controlling anger, lean how to use “i-statements” and work on active listening.
Registration: November 30- January 15, 5:00 p.m.

Eureka! Science Night
All Ages | February 19, 2021 | 6:30- 8:00 p.m. | Donner Center | $3 per person
Hands on science fun for the whole family! All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop in

TAIKO DRUMMING
Discover the art of Japanese Taiko drumming, which has been played in Japan for over 2000 years. The word taiko means big drum, and the art form incorporates large drums, body movement, vocalization, and various instruments. All drums are provided. No drumming experience necessary. All you need is the desire to play, have fun, and a willingness to share the joy of taiko with others. During these fun and energetic classes participants will learn about rhythm and drumming
thru the use of games, songs, dance and drumming. Students are encouraged to buy their own drumsticks for $15.

Bigs & Littles
Ages 3-7 | Thursdays, January 7 – February 11, 2021 | 1:00-2:00 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $100
All children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
Registration: November 23- December 29, 5:00 p.m.

Children’s Beginner
Ages 8-13 | Thursday, January 7 – February 11 | 3:45-4:45 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $70.
Registration: November 23- December 29, 5:00 p.m.

Adult/Teens Beginner
Ages 14+ | Thursdays, January 7 – February 11 | 6:00-7:30 p.m. | Southern Indiana Taiko | $90
Registration: November 23- December 29, 5:00 p.m.

Spring 2021

Easter Bunny Tales
All Ages | March 26, 2021 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Donner Center | $3 per person
Hop on over for a fun filled evening. We understand the importance of instilling a joy of reading in children, so we will be hosting a dramatic reading of a silly Easter Bunny book and Easter themed crafts, games and snacks! All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Drop In

Spring Tea for Two
Ages 3-8 | April 11, 2021 | 1:00-3:00 p.m. | The Commons | $24 per pair, $12 for each additional person
Families with children ages 3-8, come join us at The Commons for a fabulous Alice in Wonderland themed tea party. Wear your spring finery and come prepared to do various crafts and games. We will be playing a rousing game of crochet, embarking on a scavenger hunt with the white rabbit and celebrating our not birthdays with some cake. Lunch will also be provided!
Registration: March 1 – April 6, 5:00 p.m.