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Cross training for improved overall fitness. Mix it up with aerobics, step, and weight training to increase endurance, strength and flexibility. The benefits and variety of challenging classes will keep you coming back for more. Types of classes include: Hi/Low aerobics, step, kickboxing, plyometrics, stability ball, bands, toning, floor work. Steps, bands, and stability balls provided. Please bring your own floor mats and hand held weights. Fee based on # of weeks in session.    Instructor: Cathy Reese   

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203102-A1 Mon & Wed 7:15-8:15pm I-9 weeks 9/11-11/8 $81
203102-B1 Mon & Wed 7:15-8:15pm II-8 weeks 11/13-1/3 $72

This practice can help manage stress, lessen anxiety, improve sleep and overall health. Learn to safely stretch, strengthen and relax your body with Kundalini Yoga. Appropriate for all levels of experience, flexibility and strength. Please arrive 15 minutes early, wear loose fitting modest clothing, bring water, a mat or towel, and try not to eat 2 hours prior to class. Fee based on # of weeks in the session.    Instructor: Jennifer Dericks    

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203111-A1 Tues 6:00-7:15pm I-9 weeks 9/12-11/7 $72
203111-C1 Sat 9:00-10:15am I-9 weeks 9/16-11/11 $72
203111-D1 Tues 6:00-7:15pm II-8 weeks 11/14-1/2 $64
203111-F1 Sat 9:00-10:15am II-8 weeks 11/18-1/6 $64

Health. Alignment. Lymph. Organs. A special 45 minute yoga program. Different class each week focusing on Immune system, Lymph, Organs and Chakras.  Improve your spinal flexibility, health, strength and relaxation. Please wear comfortable clothing.  BYOM-Bring Your Own Mat  (N/C: 10/09 11/10 & 11/23 ) Instructor: Heather Bivona

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203112-A1 Mon 12:00-1:00pm I-7 weeks 9/11-10/30 $56
202073-B1 Mon 6:00-7:00pm I-7 weeks 9/11-10/30 $56
203112-B1 Thurs 9:00-10:00am I-8 weeks 9/14-11/2 $64
203112-C1 Mon 12:00-1:00pm II-7 weeks 11/6-12/18 $56
202073-D1 Mon 6:00-7:00pm II-7 weeks 11/6-12/18 $56
203112-D1 Thurs 9:00-10:00am II-7 weeks 11/16-1/4 $56

Try your hand at drawing & painting. No previous experience required.   (N/C: 10/9, 10/10, 10/30 & 10/31)      Instructor: Toni Chaplin

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203041-A1 Mon 9:30am-12:00pm 10 weeks 9/11-11/27 $150
203041-B1 Tues 9:30am-12:00pm 10 weeks 9/12-11/28 $150

This class will help teach you how to use colored pencils effectively and dramatically to render almost any subject.    (N/C: 10/9)  Instructor: Toni Chaplin

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203043-A1 Mon 1:00-3:30pm 5 weeks 9/11-10/16 $75

Create beautiful fine line drawings using different strokes with a pen!    Instructor: Toni Chaplin

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203043-B1 Mon 1:00-3:30pm 5 weeks 10/23-11/27 $75

Designed for the beginner to intermediate artist.  Learn acrylic painting techniques while creating your own masterpiece.  Proper use of paint brushes and substrates will be presented. (N/C: 10/10)    Instructor: Toni Chaplin

Activity # Day Time Session Dates Fee
203042-A1 Tues 1:00-3:30pm 10 weeks 9/12-11/28 $150

Whether you’re into fashion, crafts or room décor, this highly useful skill will allow you to create one-of-a-kind designs, limited only by your imagination!  Learn simple hand stitching, easy embroidery, how to thread and work a sewing machine, how to lay out a pattern, and cut/mark material.  All students will complete a few easy creative projects.  Fee includes all materials.  
Instructor: Sheri Verilli  (N/C: 11/9 & 11/23)  Limit 12 students

Activity # Day Time Age Session Dates Fee
203044-A1 Thurs 6:00-8:00pm 14 & up I-6 weeks 9/14-10/19 $125
203044-B1 Thurs 6:00-8:00pm 14 & up II-6 weeks 11/9-12/14 $105


Alpine School gym will be available on most Friday nights from 6:30pm-9:30pm for adults 18yrs of age and older for our Open Gym Basketball Program.  The program will be broken down into 2 age categories:

  • 35 years and Up—will meet from 6:30-8:00PM
  • 18yrs—35yrs will meet from 8:00-9:30PM.
  • Registration is limited and NO registrations will be accepted at the Alpine School.  
  • Open gym will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather, or if the schools are closed for any reason.
  • Register by mail, on-line or in person at the Recreation Office.  

In this class, we will take a look into one of the most popular and powerful pieces of software that exists today.  Photo shop is the industry standard for pretty much everything.  Use it to retouch and color correct photos, combine images to create some new content, create graphics for print, web and more!  In this training we start with the basics, then explore more advanced features. 

Activity # Day Time Date Fee
203045-A1 Thursday 6:30-9:30pm 10/19 $25

A single evening class offered by: “Voice Coaches”.  “Getting Paid to Talk, Making Money with Your Voice” is an introduction to professional voiceovers.  Have you ever been told you have a great voice?  This class is informational, lots of fun, and a great step for anyone interested in voice acting professionally.   

Activitity # Day Time Date Duration Fee
203075-A1 Thursday 6:30-9:00pm 12/7 1 class $25

EDUCATION TO GO:    On-line courses    FEE: $85
Do you want to update your skills, discover a new talent, or chart a career path all at your own pace and convenience?  Then discover “ed2go” an interactive, instructor-led internet classroom that offers a wide variety of classes to help you achieve your goals. To get started on this new adventure just go to:
*  to decide on your course or courses.
* Register with Sparta Recreation first *.  
* Attend your on-line registration with “ed2go”.
* Classes begin the second Wednesday of the month.
* Courses run 6 weeks & consist of 12 lessons.
* Interactive quizzes, assignments, tutorials, and on-line discussion supplement the lessons.
* Materials available on the World Wide Web.
* Read your lessons & ask questions of your instructor at the times that best suit your schedule.          

Fee: $85




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