Colter Discovery Clubs
Session 4 Colter Discovery Clubs begin February 24th.
Online registration begins Wednesday, February 19th at 7:00 pm
*Walk in and/or phone in registration begins on Thursday, February 20th at 8:00 am. Session Four clubs end on April 25th, 2014. There will not be any clubs on Friday, February 28 or during Spring Break (March 24th - April 4) - but be sure to check out our Spring Break Camp for full day programs during Spring Break. *
Our Discovery Clubs offer opportunities for youth in 3rd through 5th grade to discover, explore and ignite interest in activities and hobbies around Teton County. Clubs meet after school in the Colter Cafeteria, one day a week during the session. Discovery Clubs employ community experts to help participants learn more about a particular activity/hobby. Look for brochures to come home from school, or online. Cost varies, but typically runs less than $10.00 per day.
For a printable, detailed version of the Session 4 Clubs, please click here.
You can find a timeline of all 2013 - 2014 Sessions and when information will distributed to students here.
Tour of Italy: Dive into the Mediterranean in this cooking club as we create and taste a variety of pastas, pizzas, salads, and more. Infuse oils, make your own secret dough recipes, and learn a thing or two about Italian culture, history, and culinary language. Warning: garlic breath may occur!
3D Fabrication (geared towards 5th graders): In this newly designed class at Jackson Hole High School’s digital fabrication lab, students will learn the basics of some of the equipment in the lab including our 3D printers and vinyl cutters. Explore 3D modeling and some basic coding skills as well. Through a series of mini projects students will be immersed in the world of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Yoga Club: Explore and discover the mind - body connection in this fun yoga class. Basic poses and stretching help promote strength, flexibility, and coordina-tion, while breathing and visualization techniques teach kids how to focus and stimulates imagina-tion. Please bring comfy clothes for this class.
Ranger Club: Do you like being outside? Learning about wildlife? Kids who participate in Ranger Club will enjoy games, activities and workshops designed by students from Jackson Hole and Summit High Schools, in partnership with Park Rangers from Grand Teton National Park. Ranger Club participants will form positive bonds with high school mentors, while fueling a long-lasting enthusiasm for special places like the National Parks.
Snowboard Club: Students are invited to “Rip the King” after school with their friends. We will have instructors teaching safety & technique, but our main focus is fun! Must provide own equipment. Please contact Janene Ayer at 732-5756 if you need equipment. Please note, this club will snowboard until March 19th. After March 19, the club will continue as XFit*.
Knitting, Cross Stiching, Looming. Oh My!: Get crafty while you knit headbands, use a rainbow loom for jewelry ,cross stitch a masterpiece and make new friends.
Art Around the World: Come on a multi-cultural global journey to discover an array of visual art throughout history. Create projects such as unique mask-making, totem-building and fabulous fiber art, just to name a few.
Ski Club: Rip the King” after school. We will have instruction on safety and technique, but our main focus is fun! Must provide own equipment. Please contact Janene Ayer at 732-5756 if you need equipment. Please note, this club will snowboard until March 19th. After March 19, the club will continue as Totally Rad Tournaments*.
Swim Club: Get out of the cold and into the pool. Join us as we soak, slide and swim at the recreation center pool. Also learn different swimming strokes, basic safety skills and pool maintenance. Don’t forget you’re suit and towel.
Design It: Come join us at the Jackson Hole Children’s Museum as we Design-It! Students will be given a variety of materials each week to design and make sculptures, jewelry, artwork, games, structures, vehicles or any other invention they can think of! Students will be given the unique opportunity to get support and tools to design and create whatever they can imagine.
Natural Creations: Find inspiration from the great outdoors to create art in the studio as well as on-site sculpture. Use natural collected materials like flower-shop cuttings to create organic masterpieces on paper, re-purpose patio furniture and design contemporary snow sculpture.
XFit Kids Fitness: Let's make fitness fun! A short class involving strength, agility, flexibility and team building skills. A great, safe place to supplement sports and activities that our children participate in, or to become a great outlet as a fitness source that they may not get enough of in school.
Improv/Comedy Club: Welcome to the hilarious world of the stage! The rules are unclear in Theater and Comedy Club, as we learn skills to entertain each other by telling jokes and disguising ourselves into silly, oddball, wacky characters. Part improvisation, part joke-telling, part storytelling, in this club you can be whoever you want to be! Warning: Be prepared to LAUGH!
Climbing Club: Students will learn beginning / intermediate climbing and bouldering at the rock gym. Those that are new to climbing will learn how climbs are rated, basic techniques, and terminology. All will be encouraged to set achievable goals for themselves. Harnesses, climbing shoes and chalk bags are provided.
Cool After School: Do you just need a safe place to hang out after-school while your parents are at work? This club will be based out of Colter Elementary with flexi-ble pick up times. Activities will include home-work, crafts, puzzles, games and special guests.