This course includes planning for a babysitting job, knowing what to expect of children, selecting toys and games, supervising children, preventing accidents, giving first aid, rescue breathing, caring for infants and children and feeding them. Students who complete the course will receive a resource book full of pertinent information and an Emergency Reference Guide. They will also receive a certificate of completion. Students MUST be 11 years old before the program starts and should bring a pencil and a lunch to the class. This course will be held from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday Oct. 16 in the health room at Baker High School.
Culinary Club for tweens
Calling all junior chefs interested in learning how to plan, prepare and cook homemade meals. Each class, participants will learn how to make something different like bread, soup, meals and desserts. All four classes are together for the one fee with a different lesson each time - supplies included. The club, for both boys and girls from 9 to 12 years old and from 13 to 16 years old, will be held Saturdays Oct. 9, 23, Nov. 6 and 20.
History of Radisson
Interested in local history and want to find out about the fascinating story of Radisson: the NY Ordinance Works, the families, the farms and more. Join Bonnie Kisselstein (Lysander Town Historian) as she travels through time in words and pictures from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday Oct. 14 at Lysander Town Hall Building. Come find out where the names Drumlins, Willet, Drakes and more came from. This presentation is free and open to the public.
Zumba classes will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday nights from Oct. 7 to Nov. 18 at Palmer Elementary gymnasium. Zumba fuses hypnotic musical rhythms and tantalizing moves to create a dynamic workout system designed to be fun and easy to do. The goal is simple: get people to want to work out, to love working out, and get hooked. Zumba is different, effective and an aerobic workout, which works. It's also fun, which will make participants stick with the program until they get results.
For more information programs and fees, call the Lysander Parks and Recreation Department at 635-5999. Registration forms are available online at townoflysander.org.