Family Fit Gym, Home Creamery class begin soon

Posted February 19, 2018

Plymouth School District Community Education & Recreation is offering Family Fit Gym for adult/child teams and a new class on Yogurt, Kefir, Piima and Soft Cheese Making this spring.

Register by March 2 and save $10 on the following classes, which will be held at Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave.:

  • Yogurt, Kefir, Piima and Soft Cheese Making: This new class is the first in the Home Creamery Series. Participants will make and sample yogurt, Kefir, cultured cream, and cultured butter. After transforming milk into these cultured products, they also will learn to transform them into soft, spreadable cheese. Participants will taste samples, and leave with recipes and a culture to get started at home. Class will meet with Linda Conroy, owner of Moonwise Herbs, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday March 13; fee is $36 until March 2, then $46.
  • Family Fit Gym: This class for one adult and one child ages 5-10 is designed to make working out fun and promote physical activity. Teams will get fit through circuit training, physical education games and relay races. Class will meet with instructor Katie Shuenemann from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays from March 13 to April 17 (except March 27); fee is $18 until March 2, then $28.

There’s also still room in the following:

  • Parenting in a “Smart” World: Parents, grandparents, caregivers and community members are invited to learn about safety in our electronic world. Police Liaison Officer Lindsay Baumhardt will discuss precautions to take with cell phones, app safety, internet behaviors, and drug awareness in light of today’s technology. Class will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26 in the library at Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave. The class is free but please register by Feb. 23 so we know we have enough attendees to hold the class.
  • Community Conversation – The Opioid Epidemic: Learn from Aurora Health Care about the factors that led to the opioid problem, how to recognize signs of opioid and prescription drug abuse, and explore simple ways for community members to get involved in prevention efforts. Participants will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 7; there is no fee, but you must pre-register by Monday, March 5.
  • From the Garden – Goat Milk & Herbal Soap Making: Participants will learn the basics and then dive into a hands-on experience of making soap, into which they will incorporate whole herbs and goat milk. Participants will go home with soap made in class, along with instructions and recipes for making soap at home. Class will meet with instructor Linda Conroy, owner of Moonwise Herbs, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday March 8; until Feb. 23 the fee is $36 (then $46), which includes all supplies.

Learn more:
Register online; this option allows you to pay with a credit card at no extra charge 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 2018 Course Listings.
Visit our Facebook page, where we share information regularly about our many learning and wellness offerings for community members of all ages.
• Call (920) 892-5068, email commedrec@plymouth.k12.wi.us, or visit the Community Ed & Rec office on the north end of Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave.