Denver Red Shield Programs for Families

Please see the wonderful selection of opportunities provided for families by the Denver Red Shield.  Also, flyers are attached below.

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After School Program

Dates: August 19th – End of school

Times: 2:30-6:30pm

Fee: $55/wk/child – CCAP accepted

Ages: K – 6th

Transportation: The Red Shield provides transportation from Park Hill Elementary, Cole Arts & Sciences, University Prep Arapahoe, Columbine Elementary

Activities: Homework assistance, physical activity gym time, STEM, crafts, education stations, free time/arcade

 

Cooking Matters – Adult Cooking Program

Dates: August 28 – October 2nd (Wednesday Nights)

Time: 6-8pm

Fee: FREE – no fee

Ages: 18+ (program is targeted towards parents)

Program Overview: Participants will learn food prep techniques, how to shop on a budget and how to make kid-friendly receipes.  Each week participants receive a bag of ingredients to recreate a meal they learned to make in class.  If participants “graduate” from the class with attending at least 4 our of 6 classes, a new Chef’s knife and cookbook are provided!

 

Chopped Jr – Youth Cooking Program

Dates: September 7 – October 19 (Saturdays)

Time: 9:30-11:30pm

Fee: $10 per child

Ages:7-16

Program Overview: Participants will learn the basics of kitchen safety, shopping on a budget, reading recipes, measuring ingredients and following a receipt.  On week 7, as teams they will prepare a meal for a panel of judges in their own Chopped Jr. Cookoff.

 

Leap N’ Learn with the Colorado Ballet

Dates: September 16 – November 18th (Monday Nights)

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Fee: $12 per child

Ages: 3-8

Program Overview: Participants will learn the basics of dance including body awareness and understanding of different types of movement.  They will learn basic ballet forms through creative movement!  Open to boys and girls – no ballet specific clothes or shoes required.

 

Youth Boxing

Dates: September 9– October 30th (Monday & Wednesday Nights)

Times: 6-7pm & 7-8pm

Ages: 7-17 (7-11 in 6-7pm class, 12-17 in 7-8pm class)

Fee: $20 per child

Equipment: We provide all of the equipment, only thing you need to provide are handwraps

Program Overview: basic techniques are taught including footwork, body awareness, stamina and endurance work, punches, and movement.  There is no physical sparring with other children in the class.  Based on the progress and skill level of the class, the coaches may allow time for participants to work in the right with the coaches.

 

Adult Boxing

Dates: September 10– October 31st  (Tuesday & Thursday Nights)

Times: 6-7:30pm

Ages: 18+

Fee: $25 per adult

Equipment: We provide all of the equipment, only thing you need to provide are hand wraps

Program Overview: basic techniques are taught including footwork, body awareness, stamina and endurance work, punches, and movement.  There is no physical sparring with other participants in the class.  Based on the progress and skill level of the class, the coaches may allow time for participants to work in the right with the coaches.