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After School & School Vacation Week Programming


American Red Cross Babysitter Training
Youth ages 11 to 15 learn the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants learn how to develop a babysitting business; keep themselves and others safe and help children behave; and learn about basic child care and basic first aid. Cost of course includes a copy of a Babysitter's Training Handbook, Emergency Reference Guide, CD-ROM for babysitters to use in the class and on the job and the certification fee. Certification is received via email.  (7 hours) $ 100. Note: All participants must be registered by February 2. Each participant must bring a baby doll to class. If class is cancelled due to inclement weather, Wednesday, February 21 will be the make-up class. To enroll call 1800-818-3434
PER 852-30      19159
February 20 and 22, 2018      9am - 12:30pm     
Bedford campus, Trustees House, Building 4, Galvani Room 
Adventures in Painting
Young artists will embrace their imagination using traditional and nontraditional techniques to create two captivating & unique acrylic painting on canvas. Focus on composition, color mixing and perspective will be encouraged. In day one, students will bring in small items from home as inspiration for a still life painting full of personal symbolism. In day two, learners will expand their painting knowledge to create a beautiful and expressive winter wonderland painting. Engaging movement breaks and games will break up the day. One on one teacher support and peer collaborations create an enriching atmosphere.
For ages 11-16. (14 hours) $129
2/21 & 2/23                9:00am - 4:00pm                Bedford campus
YTH 724 30                     19140   


Lights! Camera! Action!
Creative Students will have a chance to generate their own short scenes and learn the basics of acting in and producing a short film. This course will concentrate on the creative process, with discussion of the technical elements involved in post-production. (12 hours) $129
2/20-2/23          Tuesday - Friday     1:00pm - 4:00pm           Lowell campus
PER 890 80 19227



Creating Comic Books
"ASSEMBLE!" with us for an in-depth look at some of the cornerstones of modern pop culture: comic books. Course includes an examination of the phenomenon's historical background, its complex, controversial, and often reflective interaction with current events, and its expansion into the multimedia industry dominating the market today. Also covered: techniques of the writers and artists who helped shape the medium. This class is perfect for parents or grandparents to take with their children or grandchildren. Ages 10 & up are allowed to enroll in this course. (5 hours) $49 NOTE: Costumes Welcome!
Tuition includes seat for child and parent or grandparent.
4/17 - 4/18 6:00pm - 8:30pm Bedford campus
PER 851 30 19139 HH 213


 Christo Driving School - Driver's Education Classes
Are you ready to get your Driver's License? Christo Driving School, a certified driving school in Massachusetts, provides training on driving the right way. Driving the right way will save you thousands of dollars in insurance and will help you to avoid dangerous accidents and costly citations. A Driver's License is a privilege that must be earned and it can be taken away if used recklessly. Christo Driving School Drivers Education includes 30 hours of class, 12 hours of driving and 6 hours of observation, 2 hour parent class required by the RMV and access to an Alternative/Off Hours Road Test. (30 hours) $850
*Please note: In order to register you must contact Christo Driving School, Inc. directly at (508) 481-6384 or *. NOTE: MCC campus is closed, Monday, April 16
4/17 - 4/21 9:00am - 3:30pm Tuesday - Saturday
PER 797 30 19145 AR 101




Intro to Cake Decorating- Teens
Learn the art of cake decorating in this introduction course. From frosting a cake perfectly smooth to piping intricate borders, to making delicate roses will be covered. Each student will take home a fully decorated cake. Everything is provided for in the cost of the supply fee of $20 due at the first class. Ages 13 and up can attend without a parent. All participants must register by or before Friday, March 9, 2018. This course takes place at the Middlesex Meetinghouse,
294 Concord Road, Billerica, MA.
(6 hours) $69
3/14 - 3/21            5:30pm - 8:30pm                Wednesday             SAVINO
PER 803 33           17381 


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