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Jun 7-Aug 17 Olympics Summer Camp For Boys & Girls. 8am-5pm. Drop-ins welcome! $20 Half day/$30 Full day. Weekly rates available ! GymBeat offers: Gymnastics, Tumbling, & Urban Gym classes; B-day Parties; Open Gym workouts & more. Check web for details!! CVC ALL-STAR Cheer Tryouts CVC still has open spots on the team! Call and schedule your private tryout today! www.MartialArtFresno.com Confidence Self-control Social Skills Physical Activity Self-Defense 559-271-9400 Misha Thackrey, PhD Noreen Thackrey, LCSW Experts for Special Kids Ask About Our Beginner Special! 559.439.8419 58 E Herndon Ave Fresno 93720 (northeast corner near Denny’s & Laser Tag) Our office features on-site x-ray and lab facilities. We even have weekend hours for sick children. Call us today for more information. 275 West Herndon Avenue Clovis, California 93612 1 • Central California PARENT • June 2012 Martial Art Karate Kung-fu Ju-jitsu Facebook Taekwondo Mommy & Me Dianne Hubbard M.D. Brad Sumrell M.D. Leta Hering R.N., C.P.N.P. (559) 324-6202 Marty Martin M.D. Amy E. Evans M.D. (559) 324-6203 Fresno Pacific University’s Sports and Cheer Camps 2012 Fresno Pacific University presents a summer of camps to help young people develop physical and mental skills that will help them on and off the field or court. Boys and girls are welcome at basketball, soccer, swimming and cheer camps. Volleyball camps are for girls only, and baseball camps are for boys only. Learn from the best at FPU! The Sunbirds have won numerous national championships in volleyball and swimming, and have been nationally recognized in baseball, basketball and soccer. Information on all FPU camps is available at fresno.edu/summercamps. Fresno Pacific University’s Junior University (559) 453-3670 Fresno Pacific University and AIMS Educational Foundation are proud to sponsor our third annual week-long science and technology summer camps for students going into grades two through eight. During five action-packed days, students will have the opportunity to participate in hands-on science and technology activities. Location: East Hall. Date: June 18-22, 2012. Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The $250 registration fee covers all materials, daily lunches and a camp t-shirt. Space is limited. For more information, contact Matt Gehrett at firstname.lastname@example.org or (559) 453-3670. Fresno Pacific University’s Music Camp (559) 453-2012 Fresno Pacific University Summer Music Camp (June 24-29) combines study with personal growth. Open to students entering grades 6-12, the camp offers instruction in piano, strings, brass, woodwind and vocal music. Overnight and day-student options are available. Teachers are FPU faculty, students and area professional musicians. Instruction in jazz, chamber music, contemporary worship music, composition and musical theater are available, along with aural skills, theory, guided recreational activities and daily devotions. Applications must be postmarked by June 1. Download a brochure and registration form, including information on fees and scholarships, at fresno.edu/summercamps. For more information, call (559) 453-2012 or email email@example.com. Good Company Players’ Theater Skills Workshop Fresno (559) 266-0211 For ages 8-15. A fast-paced performance workshop that uses materials from Good Company Players’ upcoming season to teach voice, dance and acting. This class culminates in a delightful lunch-time showcase. Meets July 23-August 3 from 4-6 p.m. at Roger Rocka’s Dinner Theater. www.gcplayers.com or 266-0211 for information. Gymnastics Beat/CVC Cheer Clinics & Camps Fresno (559) 271-9400 The Olympics are back and at GymBeat, your child will train to become a future olympian athlete! Our staff will work daily on increasing your child’s strength, endurance, flexibility, and hand-eye coordination while keeping it fun and accessible for all shapes, sizes, ages and fitness ranges. Activities: variety of Olympic sports, group games, free play, and water play! Camp includes rest periods where we provide healthy snacks, watch family movies, play board games, and do crafts. $20 half-day/$30 full-day. Discounts available. Drop-ins welcome!! 559-271-9400 www.gymnasticsbeat.com 5620 W. Barstow Avenue, Fresno. I Heart Art: Fig Garden Art Studio for Children Fresno (559) 708-6532 Weekly camps for children ages 5-12. Enjoy painting, drawing, crafting, food art, fashion design, photography and more. Indoor/outdoor garden setting in the heart of Old Fig. Visit www.iheartartfresno.com for schedule and information. Kidspace Enrichment Center Clovis (559) 322-4800 or (559) 797-5043 We are offering a Kindergarten Preparatory Program for children 4 through 6. Reading and math programs are also available this summer for children 4 through 15.
Odyssey—The Reading & Math Company Fresno (559) 435-7323 If your child is having a difficult time mastering the skills that are taught in school, or if you are concerned that he/she is falling behind...we can help! Whether it’s intervention or enrichment, your child will succeed and feel a sense of accomplishment that will propel him/ her forward. Our summer programs include: Beginning Readers, Primary and Intermediate Reading Intervention, Reading Enrichment, Organizational Writing, S.A.T. Preparation, as well as Conceptional and Computational Math. Sessions fill quickly! Call today! Our Playroom Clovis (559) 297-5295 Our Playroom and Birdy’s Kids in Motion are excited to announce “Soar to New Heights” Summer Camp! Our camp is a combination of creative movement, arts and crafts, music time, and fun activities. Each day is theme-based, and snack and free play are included. Camp is for 2-8 year olds from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Call for more information and sign up 559-297-5295 or visit www.ourplayroom.net Quan’s Martial Arts Fresno (559) 439-9320 Karate and other martial arts for kids, builds fitness, confidence, self-esteem, discipline, respect, concentration, and courtesy. Let our qualified instructors at our new 5000 sq. ft. facility bring out the best in your child. With flexible class schedules and reasonable prices, Quan’s Martial Arts can be an ideal activity for summer time and beyond. We accept children as young as 5 and have classes for adults as well. We are located at 6687 N. Blackstone Ave (south of Herndon) in Fresno. Please see our ad in Parent magazine or call (559) 439-9320 for more information. Redfish Camp At Pinnacle Martial Arts Fresno (559) 903-4962 Enjoy a fun blend of hands-on science, art activities, martial arts training and making healthy Asian snacks. Also, experience sport Taekwondo and be ready for the Olympics. Visit us at www.pinnaclema.net River Camp at the San Joaquin River Parkway Fresno (559) 248-8480 ext. 107 Youngsters and teens will not want to miss the fun of spending a week outdoors on the banks of the San Joaquin River. Campers enjoy swimming in cool water, learning to canoe, discovering wildlife clues, creating art projects, acting in a play, and caring for our river. Days are filled with fast-paced explorations and games complimented by the quieter rhythms of nature study, all under the guidance of experienced and fun counselors. River Camp has programs for ages 3 1/2 to 19; in addition, teens can register as Junior Leaders online. Online registration will be available mid-March. www.riverparkway.org Sequoia Chess Camp Fresno (559) 734-2784 At our summer chess camps, your child will discover the mystery of chess while making great new friends. Chess helps your child develop critical thinking, logic and patience. Our emphasis is on sportsmanship, learning and fun. Camp concludes with a one day chess tournament and an awards ceremony. Daily snacks and recreation break included. Open to all from second to eighth grade. Fully insured. Three five day sessions: June 25-29, July 16-20 and August 6-10. All are at the St. Paul Newman Center (1572 E. Barstow near Bulldog Stadium) from 8:30 a.m.-noon. Register by PayPal at www.sequoiachess.com, or by email firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information call 559-734-2784. Sierra Sport & Racquet Club’s Kids Camp Fresno (559) 431-8200 Sierra Sport & Racquet Club is celebrating their 21st year of camp! Offering summer fun for kids ages 4-11. Sierra’s camp is a chance for kids to stay active over the summer and to have lots of fun! Located on 13 acres, Sierra provides campers with tons of activities, including sports, games, crafts and daily swimming. Camp runs June 18th through August 3rd from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. with after camp care available. Only $149 per week or $259 for our very popular 10-day Flex Pass. Sign up by May 31st and receive a 10% discount. For more details and camp applications visit www.sierrasport.net or call (559) 431-8200. Continued on page 20 Education With A Higher Purpose Grades K-12 Credentialed Faculty ����������������������� • Faith Based Education ���������������������� • Rigorous Curriculum ����������������������������� • Visual and Performing Arts ��������������������������������� • Vocational and Industrial Arts ����������������������������� • CIF Sports and Youth Teams ����������������������������� • Community Service Emphasis Serving ��������������������� the Community ����������������������� of Fresno for 35 years Fully ���������������� Accredited by ���������������� WASC and ACSI Enrolling Enrolling Now for Now 2011-2012 for �������������������������� 2012-2013 ������������������������ For Additional ������������� Information Call Our Registrar Today 299-1695 x103 KIDS INVENT! SUMMER CAMPS 2012 June 11-15 Young Inventors June 25-29 Young Inventors Digital Videos July 9-13 Young Inventors Science Camp July 16-20 Young Inventors Robotics NOW ENROLLING! 2012 Monday—Friday 9AM—4PM Kids Invent! is an innovative program held on the CSUF campus for kids with creative minds. Campers learn about science, creativity and entrepreneurship. Campers are taught about the invention process so they may continue to invent after the conclusion of Kids Invent! programs. Student learn to use their creativity to build skills that will make them successful in the future. Register at www.kidsinventCA.com or call 559-347-3907 June 2012 • Central California PARENT • 1