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2018 Summer Sessions

We anticipate sessions will fill quickly, so don't wait to sign up! Registration forms available in the Brigade office or by clicking the link below.
Return form with payment to the Brigade office (109 W Columbian Ave, Neenah). Contact us at 920-725-3983 with any questions.

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Flower Potting

Plant a flower pot, decorate it and take it home
to enjoy all summer long!

Date: Monday, June 4
Time: 10am-1pm
Location: Brigade Building
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 12

 

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Salsa Gardening

Plant your own salsa garden to take home and care for. Participants can return in August to harvest their tomatoes, cilantro and peppers from their pot and make some delicious salsa. Led by local master gardeners.

Date: Thursday, June 7
(August date to be set later)
Time: 6-8pm
Location: Brigade Building
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $20 per participant
Max # of Participants: 20

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BikeBrigade Mountain Biking

Ride around the mountain bike trails at Riverview Gardens in Appleton while learning different trail riding techniques as well as safety info. Bring your own mountain bike and helmet. Limited number of bikes may be available for use, please contact Brigade for details.

Dates: Mondays, June 11, 18 & 25
Time: 1-2pm
(may be rescheduled based on weather)
Location: Riverview Gardens (1101 S Oneida St, Appleton)
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 10

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BikeBrigade Tool School

Learn the basics on how to repair your bike.
Bring your own bike.

Dates & Locations: Monday, June 18; Tuesday, June 19; Wednesday, June 20; Monday, June 25; Tuesday, June 26; Wednesday, June 27 at the Brigade Building AND Thursdays, June 21 & 28 at Cranked Bike Studio (407 S Green Bay Rd, Neenah)
Time: 10am-11:30am
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 8

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Intro to Guitar

Learn how to play guitar. Guitars available
for use at no additional cost.

Dates: Saturdays, June 16 & 23
Time: 11am-12pm
Location: Brigade Building
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $15 per participant
Max # of Participants: 6

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She Rocks!

Learn how to belay at Brigade, Onaway and on outdoor climbing trips. Emphasis on safety, belay techniques and having fun. Attend the four sessions at Brigade, followed by an outdoor day trip on real rock which will be scheduled after the course. (one session can be missed)

Dates: Mondays, June 18 & 25 and July 9 & 16
Time: 3:30-5pm
Location: Brigade Building
Ages: girls ages 11+, adult women welcome
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 10

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Yoga

Join us for yoga at the park! All skill levels welcome.
Bring your own yoga mat if you have one, otherwise we’ll have mats available for use at no additional cost.

Dates: Sunday, June 24; Monday, July 9; 
Monday, July 23; Monday, August 13
Time: 4:30-5:30pm
Location: Shattuck Park, Neenah
(in case of bad weather, will meet at Brigade)
Ages: 11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 12

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Picture Frames

Learn how to construct a 14x16 picture frame for an 8x10 photo alongside a local framing expert. Bring your own 8x10 photo or choose one of Camp Onaway.

Date: Tuesday, June 26
Time: 3-5pm
Location: The Hang Up warehouse (411 1st St, Neenah)
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 10

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It's More Than a Haircut

Learn how to create a great customer experience and build strong customer service skills which can impact your career and life in the future. Each participant will also receive an all-inclusive haircut service (includes shampoo, condition, hot towel, and shoulder massage) at The Barbershop.

Date: Sunday, July 15
Time: 1:30-3:30pm
Location: The Barbershop (W3192 Cty Rd KK, Appleton)
Ages: 11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 10

 
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Model Rocket Building & Launch

Learn how to build a model rocket and launch it. Part of The Brigade’s STEAM programming.

Dates & Locations: Tuesday, July 17 at Brigade AND Tuesday, July 24 at Arrowhead Park in Neenah
Time: 1-5pm
Ages:  11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 12

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Self Defense

Learn the basics of body control to protect yourself.

Date: Wednesday, August 1
Time: 1-3pm
Location: Brigade Building
Ages: 11-17
Cost: $10 per participant
Max # of Participants: 20