‘The Visitor,’ Volleyball, Tumbling offered

Posted January 30, 2017

Plymouth School District Community Education & Recreation is screening “The Visitor” and offering Tumbling and a Volleyball League this winter.

Register by Feb. 3 and save $10 on the following classes, which meet at Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave., unless otherwise noted:

  • Volleyball League: This co-ed opportunity is for high school juniors through adults with a round-robin format for the six-week session. Games will be from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays from Feb. 15 to March 22 in the PHS gym; fee is $50 per team until Feb. 3, then $60.
  • Tumbling/Gymnastics: Kids ages 3 and up can enjoy floor work, tumble track, balance beam and parallel bars. Class will meet with Jamie Wright of the YMCA on Friday evenings (times vary by level) from Feb. 17 to May 5 (except March 3, 31; April 14, 21) at Riverview; fee is $40 until Feb. 3, then $50.

“The Visitor” screening: Part of the Cultural Perspectives Series, this 2008 film offers a different perspective on being a foreigner. After being gone for an extended period of time, a professor returns to NYC to find illegal immigrants living in his apartment. The movie will show at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15 in the PHS Auditorium; admission is free.

There’s also still room in the following:

  • Mural Masterpieces: Students work together under the supervision of art teacher Field Lehmann to create a large theme-based mural for the school, plus a smaller one to take home. Class is open to any student in grades two through six, not just those at the host school. Class will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays from Feb. 1 to March 15 at Parkview Elementary School, 500 Parkview Drive; fee is $35.
  • Journey to Citizenship: In this first piece in the Cultural Perspectives Series, PHS Spanish teacher Rommy Herrera will talk about his journey from Costa Rica to the United States and the process of becoming a U.S. citizen. 6 to 7:30p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8 in the PHS Library; free, but please register in advance.
  • Seasonal Community Potluck & Recipe Exchange: Bring your family and a favorite healthy dish to pass for this community-building potluck. Attendees are challenged to make seasonal dishes that are whole grain, low in sugar, and include fruits and vegetables. Recipes will be exchanged after the potluck and posted on the Wellness webpage. Space is available for kids to play after their dinner. 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6 at Parkview Elementary School, 500 Parkview Drive; free but please register in advance.
  • Monthly Meditation: These ongoing meditation sessions led by district nutrition & wellness coordinator Carrie Caselton Lowe, a certified Yoga instructor. The class will begin with guided breathing or meditation techniques and end with quiet meditation. Next is 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 in the PHS Literacy Lounge; free and drop-ins are welcome.

Learn more:
View a flier about the Cultural Perspectives Series.
Register online; this option, which no longer carries a service charge, allows you to pay with a credit card and to receive immediate confirmation of enrollment.
Print a registration form to mail or bring to Community Ed & Rec, 125 Highland Ave., Plymouth WI 53073.
View or download the complete Winter/Spring 2017 course guide.
Visit our new Facebook page, where we will be sharing information regularly about our many learning and recreational offerings for community members of all ages.
• Call (920) 892-5068, email commedrec@plymouth.k12.wi.us or visit the Community Education and Recreation office on the north end of Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave.