Red Mountain Center special interest programs offer many fun, educational activities and workshops to meet the leisure needs of all ages. Come join our activities and learn something new, improve a skill, or meet new people and have fun.
Check out these great March classes from Mesa Parks and Recreation!
33203: Classical Dance, 5:00-5:50pm
33205: Classical Dance, 6:00-6:50pm
Mar 16-May 4, M
Kids will learn dance terminology and how to technically execute movements in Ballet and Jazz. This class is a great balance of discipline and fun, which will help build classical dance foundations.
33416: Tap Workshop, 10:00-11:00 am
Mar 21-May 9, Sa
In this 8-week class, dancers will learn tap steps, terminology and how to put the steps into a choreographed dance.
33917: Make It! Build It!, 10:30 am-12:00 pm
Mar 21 – 28, Sa
This class is a combination of making simple toys that work, building with common materials & creating items that can be launched. Students will solve beginning engineering challenges and develop devices that will shoot, soar, or fly, such as marshmallow shooters, airplane slingshots, rockets and catapults to launch items, and/or hit targets.
33934: Writing Dialogue, Tone & Mood, 6:00-8:00 pm
Mar 23 – 30, M
Ages 13 & up
Practice writing dialogue, and adding tone, and mood to your script. Mainstream Fiction, Young Adult, Essays, Children's, Memoirs, and Family History. Beginners and advanced writers are welcome to attend. Personalized Instructional Materials are provided.
33209: CPR/AED/First Aid Combo, 5:30-8:30 pm
Mar 24, Tu
Ages 11 & up
This course incorporates the latest science and teaches students how to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies. Successful students will receive a certificate for Adult/Child/Infant CPR/AED and First Aid valid for two years. Students should bring a non-perishable lunch or snacks.
36912: Buddy the Book Workshop, 4:00-5:15 pm
Mar 26-Apr 16, Th
The class begins by introducing Buddy the Book® through a read-aloud of the children's book, The Book That Wanted to be Read. After this, each student will imagine themselves or another individual as a book like Buddy. Through the perspective of this "Book Character" (narrator), they will create an illustrated text in a custom Story Booklet. The booklets, which the students get to keep, are printed in the shape of a Book Character and have legs and movable arms! The students will finish the class by designing these Booklet to resemble the Book Characters that they developed.
33180: Adult Dance Combo, 7:00-8:30 pm
Mar 26-Apr 16, Th
Ages 16 & up
Continue your dance journey in all styles (Ballroom, Country, Latin, Social and Swing). Dancers of all levels welcome.
33192: Babysitting & Child Safety, 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Mar 28, Sa
CABS (Child & Babysitting) class. This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to confidently care for infants and school age children. Participants will learn how to respond to emergencies and illness with first aid and other appropriate care along with all of the babysitting basics. Students will receive a Babysitters Certification Card good for 2 years. Students will receive class supplies: Gloves, Workbook, hands on mannequin practice, interactive learning and more! Students should bring a non-perishable snack to training.