Parks & Recreation March classes

Baby Tunes

This introductory dance class for children ages 2-3 will include ballet, tap and creative movement. Class held 5-5:30 p.m. Mondays, March 18-April 15, or 9:30-10 a.m. Tuesday, March 5-26 at the Dance Workshop. Cost is $35.

Beginning Irish Dance

Ages 7-17 can learn the basic techniques and steps of traditional Irish dance and have the opportunity to participate in the Virginia City St. Patrick Day Parade. Class held 6:15-7:15 p.m. Tuesdays, March 5-26 at the Dance Workshop. Cost is $55.

Beginner’s Tai Chi

Learn this soft martial arts form that will include warm ups, exercises and repetitions. Class will be Saturdays and is ongoing. Cost is $5 per month.

All Day Scrapbooking


Enjoy a day to work on your scrap booking projects. Instructor Jackie Gordon will share ideas, and have tools available for use. Class will be 10 a.m.-10 p.m. March 9 at the Senior Center. Cost is $25 which includes a snack and water

Introduction to Soaring

Learn the basics of soaring including what it takes to fly a glider, as well as the basic aerodynamics and performance of gliders. Class held 6-9 p.m. March 23 at SoaringNV at the Minden-Tahoe Airport. Cost is $30.

Concealed Weapon


This course will cover the requirements for Nevada State CCW and can be taken by CCW applicants or anyone wanting to learn to shoot handguns. Class will be 6-9:30 p.m. March 20 and 22 from at the Recreation Annex building, and 8-11 a.m. March 22 at Douglas County Shooting Range. Cost is $95 plus an additional $10 insurance fee payable to the instructor. Spouses are half price.

Silk Painting Class

This class will teach you how to paint on silk squares with silk dye which can be made into a wall hanging or pillow. Class held 1-4 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays, and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays at the Heart Strings Gallery. Cost is $48 per class.

Pre-registration is required for all classes through the Recreation Department. For more information call the Recreation Division at 782-9828.

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