ICE RINK Open House & Skate Swap

Ice Rink Open House When: Saturday, January 25, 2020 • 2-4pm Where: Richardi Park Come have fun with the community! Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies! Skate Swap When: Saturday, January 25, 2020 • 11am-2pm Where: Bellaire Senior Center 308 E. Cayuga Street • Bellaire, MI 49615 If you are in need of Ice Skates we have various sizes of gently used skates for men, women and children for free. Also hockey equipment. If you have skates that you would be interested in donating we would appreciate it if you could bring them in for others to use! Questions: Gary Lockwood…

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Young chefs transform fresh ingredients into classic treats

BELLAIRE – It’s not surprising that so many kids are enrolled in the Bellaire Youth Initiative (BYI) cooking class. Now in its third year, the class is a great opportunity, with kids from fourth- through ninth grades being trained by two seasoned teachers, “Grandma” Dee Lynch and Scott Udell, a local chef known for his barbeque. The 16 kids attending the class spend five weeks learning to make salsa, spaghetti sauce, applesauce, and zucchini bread. According to current BYI board chair Bryan Hardy, all of the group’s class offerings are intended to provide step-by-step instruction to connect kids with the…

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Performing Arts Program

Students in grades 4th-8th are invited to join Bellaire Youth Initiative’s Performing Arts Program (Acting and Music) Tuesday from 3-5pm Bellaire High School Performing Arts Center We will meet to create and work on two short plays. An ‘Evening of Performance’ will occur in mid-to-late March, prior to Spring break. Questions? Call 248-217-9393 Event listing: http://bellaireyouthcenter.com/event/performing-arts-program-grades-4th-8th/

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Sewing

 Make a pillowcase! 6th – 8th Grade Open to all Boys and Girls Join “Mrs. Debbie” Goldenberg >>>Applications at School Office Contact for info:  byieaglesnest@gmail.com NOTE:  NEW DATES  –  Thursdays: 3-5pm 5 week session – October 17, 24, Skip Halloween, then November 7, 14, 21  Location in the BYI Eagles Nest – Eagles Room at Bellaire Elementary Take the bus over Snack provided Parent pick-up at fifth grade door at Elementary  

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LEARN TO GARDEN & Grow Flowers

Students 6 – 12 graders. Hiring Apprentices: $10.00/hr. We will have a student garden at the back of the elementary school for produce and flowers. We are hiring six apprentices for hours over the summer to plant, weed and harvest the produce and flowers. Student apprentice will be supervised by adult mentors. Apprentice will be paid on August 30th, 2019 for all hours worked. Applications are available at the high school office for students 6 – 12 grades. *** For those applications selected by a committee. You will meet with the committee and parents/guardians for complete details. Produce will be…

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Science Club

3rd – 5th grade Students BOYS & GIRLS – 3rd – 5th gradeAfter school • Wednesday, Feb. 20,Thursday, Feb. 28, Thursday, Mar. 7 & Thursday, Mar. 14Location: Bellaire Elementary School GymFree program – snacks includedWorking with hands on activities and natural phenomena that relate directly to the the world around us. Registration forms in the office Questions call Chris Vandergriff Group Coordinator 231-533-8015 or cvandergriff@bellaire or Cindy Carr 734-612-4965

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Cooking Classes

Second SemesterTuesdays 3-5pmDates: Feb. 5, 12 & 26 • Mar. 5 & 12Location: Family & Consumer Science Classroom Middle SchoolChef Scott Udell & Assistant Grandma Dee& VolunteersCome make exciting recipes and eat what you cookRegister @ school officemax enrollment 16

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Snow/ shoeing

for Bellaire Middle School, 4th, 5th Grade Begining December 18 Resuming January 8, 2018 Monday 3-5pm Location: Meet @ High School Parking Lot (back of building) Free program sponsored by Bellaire Youth Initiative. Register @ Elementary and High School Offices Questions call Lyn Petty 231-377-2027 until Dec. 18 Dee Lynch 231-377-7077

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Ski Club

@ Bellaire High School 4th & 5th graders, Middle & High School Students Sunday’s 12:30-4:30pm Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11, 25 & Mar. 4 Cedar River Location Free to the 1st 10 students enrolled. Includes all equipment, lift tickets and lessons by professional ski instructors of America – Members of the Shanty Creek Snowsports School Register @ school office 1st come 1st enrolled Questions call Grandma Dee 377-7077 Sponsored by Shanty Creek Resort & Bellaire Youth Initiative

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Cooking Classes

@ Bellaire High School 5th grade, Middle & High School Students 5 week Session I – Sept. 28 • Oct. 5, 12, 26 • Nov. 2 Thursday 3-5pm Location: Family & Consumer Science Classroom Instructor: Mary Manville, former Home Economics Teacher, Bellaire High School Come make exciting recipes and eat what you cook Register @ school office 1st come 1st enrolled • max enrollment 16 Questions call Grandma Dee- 231-377-7077

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