"Summer Songs" Kids Music Class
What: A Mommy and Me style music class for parents and their young children.  Classes include songs, books, hands on experiences with instruments and fun surprises for the kiddos.  Min. of 2 families needed per week and max. of  10 families.
Dates:
2014 SUMMER DATES
Monday, June 9, Monday, June 16, Monday, June 23, Monday, June 30
from 9:00am - 9:45am

Who: Ages 0 to 4 and their parent/caregiver
Cost: $10 per time per family ($35 if all four weeks are paid for at once)
Location: Grimes Community Complex Meeting Room #107
 Instructor/Registration: Alicia Williams is a 1st Grade Teacher at South Prairie Elementary.  She was an elementary music teacher for five years for Indianola Community Schools and was also trained as a music therapist.

Register by Emailing Alicia at jeffandaliciawilliams@gmail.com 

Tots Rock & More (Hands-On Music Fun)
 
Dates:

2013- 2014 Dates
Fall Session:  Tuesdays, October 1 - October 29, 2013
Winter Session: Tuesdays, February 4 - March 4, 2014

Dates are set at the beginning of the school year in August.

Time: 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Who: Ages 1 to 5 and their parent/caregiver
Cost: $30 per student (Includes 5 classes per session.)
*Parents/Caregivers are free.
Location: Grimes Community Complex Room #400 (Straight down hall and to the right.)
Registration:

Register online by clicking here or by stopping to the Grimes Parks and Rec Office at 410 SE Main St. in Grimes

Instructor: Mandi Nelsen- Email at mandinelsen@hotmail.com  or call 515-986-4325 with program questions.
Contact: Brett Barber, Grimes Parks and Recreation Director
bbarber@ci.grimes.ia.us or 515-986-2143
Description: Minimum of 6 kids needed.  Maximum of 18 kids. 

This class is an opportunity for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregiver to have hands on time with instruments and other fun props while enjoying age appropriate music!  This 45-minute class includes familiar songs and will incorporate movement and dance activities to improve coordination and balance with music making.  Parachutes, shakers, and pom poms are just a few of the props we will enjoy during this class.  Choose this weekly class for children and their caregiver for an informal, fun time that will nurture your child's natural love of music, and both of you will meet new friends!
Tots Rock & More (Hands-On Music Fun)
 
Dates:

2013- 2014 Dates
Fall Session:  Tuesdays, October 1 - October 29, 2013
Winter Session: Tuesdays, February 4 - March 4, 2014

Dates are set at the beginning of the school year in August.

Time: 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Who: Ages 1 to 5 and their parent/caregiver
Cost: $30 per student (Includes 5 classes per session.)
*Parents/Caregivers are free.
Location: Grimes Community Complex Room #400 (Straight down hall and to the right.)
Registration:

Register online by clicking here or by stopping to the Grimes Parks and Rec Office at 410 SE Main St. in Grimes

Instructor: Mandi Nelsen- Email at mandinelsen@hotmail.com  or call 515-986-4325 with program questions.
Contact: Brett Barber, Grimes Parks and Recreation Director
bbarber@ci.grimes.ia.us or 515-986-2143
Description: Minimum of 6 kids needed.  Maximum of 18 kids. 

This class is an opportunity for children ages 1 to 5 and their caregiver to have hands on time with instruments and other fun props while enjoying age appropriate music!  This 45-minute class includes familiar songs and will incorporate movement and dance activities to improve coordination and balance with music making.  Parachutes, shakers, and pom poms are just a few of the props we will enjoy during this class.  Choose this weekly class for children and their caregiver for an informal, fun time that will nurture your child's natural love of music, and both of you will meet new friends!
"Exploring Music" Kids Music Camp
What:  Four Day Music Camp for students entering Kindergarten through Second Grade (2014-2015 School Year).  Students will experience elements of music (Rhythm, Melody, Instruments, Dynamics, Musical Notation, and Singing) throughout this four-day camp.  Parents may drop off students for this camp.
Dates:
2014 SUMMER DATES
Session 1- Tuesday, June 17 - Friday, June 20    OR Session 2- Tuesday, June 24 - Friday, June 27
from 9:00am - 11:00am 
Who: Kids Entering Grades K-2 (2014-2015 School Year)
Cost: $60 per participant per session (Early Bird Registration of $50 per session if registered by May 1)
Location: Grimes Community Complex Meeting Room #106
Instructor/Registration:

Alicia Williams is a 1st Grade Teacher at South Prairie Elementary.  She was an elementary music teacher for five years for Indianola Community Schools and was also trained as a music therapist.

Register by Emailing Alicia at jeffandaliciawilliams@gmail.com

Parks and Recreation Director Contact: Brett Barber, Grimes Parks and Recreation Director
bbarber@ci.grimes.ia.usor 515-986-2143