Enrichment Programs


American Boating Course

Learn the essential information to operate a boat: boat handling, seamanship, necessary equipment, boat trailering, and much more. This course exceeds educational requirements in all states and a test is given at the conclusion of the course to qualify you for a boating education certificate. Bring a sack-lunch. Fee includes textbook interactive CD and all materials-students are responsible for picking up supplies. Instructors: Poverty Bay Power Squadron.
Sat Ages 12-Adult $40 Public Works/Parks Service Ctr
Date Time
Apr 21 8am-4pm
Jun 16 8am-4pm

Advanced Piloting

Advanced Piloting is the final part of the inland and coastal navigation series. This material continues to build on the base developed in Piloting, and includes practical use of additional electronic navigation systems and other advanced techniques for finding position. Instructor: Poverty Bay Power Squadron.
Wed Ages 12-Adult Public Works/Parks Service Ctr
Mar 21–May 30 7pm–9pm $45 USPS Members

Dog Obedience

Love your dog but all the chewing, jumping, barking and little “accidents” testing you? Dog Obedience should turn your little “terror” into a well-behaved pet. Proof of vaccination is required at first class. Instructor: Jan Magnuson, Animal Control Officer, Champion Trainer.
Wed Dogs 4+ months $95R/$105NR Field House
Dates Time
Apr 11-May 30 (FULL) 7:15-8:15pm
Jun 6-July 18* 7:15-8:15pm
*No Class July 4th

Kokondo Martial Arts

Learn basic karate including blocks, kicks and strikes. Emphasis placed on effective street self-defense; you will learn to defend yourself against punches, grabs, chokes, bear hugs and more.
Instructor: Dave Thompson
Wed/Fri Age 12+ Field House
Apr 5-6:30pm $30R $34 NR
May 5-6:30pm $34R $39 NR
Jun 5-6:30pm $34R $39 NR