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TEEN PROGRAMS

TEEN COUNCIL (Ages 13-18)
Learn leadership skills by designing and planning fun activities, have access to special events and earn valuable community service hours. Join the Remind group to get updates by texting @ahteencncl to 81010. Students must be in grades 8 through 12. Stop by the Community Center or check out our website for an application. Meetings begin September 4th.

Advisor: Jaclyn Corio

Location: Community Center Wesson Room
Date: Meetings 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
during the school year, includes pizza!
Time: 6:30PM – 7:30PM

YOUTH CAREER MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
Do you see yourself as a successful and passionate professional in your field and wanting to give back to the next generation?
Apply to be a Youth Career Mentor with the City of Auburn Hills today. We are currently seeking qualified professionals to share career planning with teens in this Auburn Hills Teen Council program. Business, Automotive, Graphic Design, Government, Hospitality,
Finance, IT, Robotics, Trades, and more wanted. Interested teens should connect with the Auburn Hills Teen Council to get
the most up to date information on this new program.

COLLEGE READINESS TALK (Ages 13-18)
The Auburn Hills Teen Council welcomes College Readiness speaker Patrick Cassidy from Oakland University. Patrick will discuss various aspects of college readiness, including the college decision process. We welcome all teens from the area to join the discussion and be active in preparing themselves for college!

Location: Community Center Wesson Room

Date: Tuesday, 9/18/18
Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM #423667
Fee: Free

ESCAPE ROOM (AGES 14-18)
Spend an hour solving mind-boggling puzzles with your friends in the community! Participants must arrive at 12:15 PM for the explanation of rules. Transportation is available. Space is limited.

Location: Michigan Escape Room, Washington Twp.

Date: Saturday, 9/29/18
Time: 12:15 PM-1:30 PM #413341
Fee: $27 Resident/$30 Regular

BE FIT! (Ages 13-17)
You can stay fit and begin your lifelong journey of leading a healthy lifestyle using our Fitness Room and equipment. Equipment includes treadmills, elliptical machines, multi-station strength machine, hand-weights, balance & medicine ball, stationary bike and more. Must be signed up by parent or legal guardian.

Location: Community Center Fitness Room #138050

Date: Year Round
Time: Monday –Friday, 8AM-8:30PM & Saturdays, 10AM – 8:30PM
Fee: Free Resident w/Community Center Card / $100 Regular

ZOMBIE LASER TAG (Ages 13-18)
The 5th annual Zombie Laser Tag for teens ages 13 – 18 is taking place during our annual Spooktacular event downtown. All equipment
is provided and costumes are not required but are encouraged!

Location: Riverside Park, Kombat Tag

Date: Saturday, 10/27/18
Time: 12PM-2PM #423668
Fee: Free

AUBURN HILLS TEEN COUNCIL SOCK DRIVE
Please help The Auburn Hills Teen Council collect the most socks as we compete with Teen Councils from surrounding communities for lifelong bragging rights! We will be hosting a sock drive from the beginning of the year and donating all collections to homeless shelters. Donations can be made at the Auburn Hills Community Center. All socks must be new. Keep an eye on our social media pages for the official start. Thank you for the support!

YOUTH PROGRAMS

ATHLETICS

SOCCER LEAGUES (Grades 1-6)
Auburn Hills Parks & Recreation is partnering with Rochester Soccer Club for a fun soccer season! League starts on Wednesday,
September 12 with skills and drills to help form fair and balanced teams. Weekday practices on Wednesday and Saturday. Games start September 22. Volunteer coaches needed.

Location: Civic Center Multi-Sport Athletic Field

Date: See above, 09/12/18 – 10/27/18
Divisions: Grades 1st -6th #316680A-F
Fee: $65.00 Resident / $75.00 Regular
(Returning Player w/uniform)
$100.00 Resident / $110.00 Regular (New Player)

BEGINNER SOCCER (Ages 4-5)
An introduction to the sport of soccer for boys and girls. Your child will learn basic soccer techniques while improving their social skills, their ability to follow directions, and their teamwork skills. Must wear shin guards.

Location: Civic Center Park Multi-Sport Athletic Field

Date: Tuesdays, 9/11/18 – 10/16/18
Time: 6:00PM - 6:45PM #413340
Fee: $39.00 Resident / $49.00 Regular (6 sessions)

GYMNASTICS (Ages 4-5)
Enjoy a fun beginner gymnastic class with little or no experience necessary. Experience 4 events as well as the trampoline, foam pits, and rock wall. Parent viewing area available.

Location: Gymnastics Training Center

1813 Northfield Dr., Rochester Hills
Fee: $44.00 Resident / $54.00 Regular (4 sessions)
Date: Mondays, 9/10/18 – 10/1/18
Time: 6:30PM - 7:15PM #423663A

Date: Mondays, 10/8/18 – 10/29/18

Time: 6:30PM - 7:15PM #423663B

Date: Mondays, 11/5/18 – 11/26/18

Time: 6:30PM - 7:15PM #423663C

TENNIS (Ages 5-17)
Our program teaches tennis as a fun sport in a positive atmosphere using exciting games and activities. Young players learn the rules of tennis and strategy from our USTA & PTR certified tennis instructor, Susan DiClemente.

Location: Civic Center Park Tennis Courts

Fee: $36 Resident / Regular $46 (6 sessions)
Date: Tuesdays, 8/28/18 – 10/16/18
Divisions: Ages 5-8, 4:15PM – 4:55PM #413351A
Ages 9-12, 5:00PM – 5:50PM #413351B

YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUES (Grades 1-8)
Auburn Hills Parks & Recreation along with Avondale Basketball are partnering to present an instructional basketball league that focuses on fundamentals, sportsmanship, teamwork, equal playing time, and fun. Grades 1-4 practice on Mondays or Wednesdays with games on Saturdays. Grades 5-8 practice on Saturdays 1 hour before their game time. Volunteer coaches are needed. League starts in January, look for more information in our Winter newsletter.

MAKERS CLASSES

PAINTING WITHOUT A TWIST
Join us for more DIY Painting! We’ve teamed up with Courtney Gray of Brighten Your Gray, LLC for a night designed to bring out your creative side! Courtney’s patient & detailed instruction, and array of color choices will make painting your custom masterpiece a breeze for first-timers and “Picassos” alike. Seating is very limited so do not wait to register.

Location: Community Center Craft Room

Fee: $15 Resident / $18 Regular

11” x 14” SPOOKY! (Ages 6+)

Time: 6:00PM – 7:30PM #411240A
Date: Monday, 10/8/18

11” x 14” LLA MA! (Ages 6+)

Time: 6:00PM – 7:30PM #411240B
Date: Monday, 11/12/18

11” x 14” SNOWMAN! (Ages 6+)

Time: 6:00PM – 7:30PM #411240C
Date: Monday, 12/10/18

FITNESS

MARTIAL ARTS (Ages 5-15)
Classes will emphasize self-discipline, focus, awareness of one’s environment, along with studying basic movements and the theory of defending oneself.
Instructor: Master Kirk Rehn

Location: Community Center

Level: Beginner – white belt

Date: Saturdays, 8/25/18 – 10/27/18 (no 9/1)
Time: 10:30AM – 11:15AM #413251C
Fee: $36.00 Resident / $45.00 Regular (9 sessions)

Level: Advanced Beginner – yellow belt or higher

Date: Saturdays, 8/25/18 – 10/27/18 (no 9/1)
Time: 11:30AM – 12:15PM #413257D
Fee: $36.00 Resident / $45.00 Regular (9 sessions)

Level: Intermediate - orange/blue belt

Date: Wednesdays, 8/29/18 – 10/24/18
Time: 6:15PM – 7:05PM #413251A
Fee: $36.00 Resident / $45.00 Regular (9 sessions)

Level: Advanced – red/purple/green belt

Date: Wednesdays, 8/29/18 – 10/24/18
Time: 7:15PM – 8:05PM #41327B
Fee: $36.00 Resident / $45.00 Regular (9 sessions)

Date: Wednesdays, 11/7/18 – 1/9/19

Time: 6:15PM – 7:05PM #413251E
Fee: $40.00 Resident / $50.00 Regular (10 sessions)

Date: Wednesdays, 11/7/18 – 1/9/18

Time: 7:15PM – 8:05PM #413251F
Fee: $40.00 Resident / $50.00 Regular (10 sessions)

Date: Saturdays, 11/3/18 – 1/12/18 (no 11/24)

Time: 10:30AM – 11:15AM #413251G
Fee: $40.00 Resident / $50.00 Regular (10 sessions)

Date: Saturdays, 11/3/18 – 1/12/18 (no 11/24)

Time: 11:30AM – 12:15PM #413251H
Fee: $40.00 Resident / $50.00 Regular (10 sessions)

VARIETY

PARENT TOT GYM TIME
We will have a variety of recreational equipment setup in the gym for parents and tots to utilize. This is a drop-in program without an instructor. Come on in and enjoy meeting other parents and watch the children play with the parachute, balance beam, scooters, playground balls and more! Ages 3-5.

Location: Community Center Gym

Day/Date: Tuesdays 9/4/18 – 12/18/118
Time: 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Fee: Free Resident / $5 Drop In

AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
(Grades 3-5)
Boys and girls stay active after school participating in a variety of organized activities right after school. Everyone plays! *Dates are tentative

Location: Auburn Elementary School Gym

Day/Date: Wednesdays 9/19/18 – 11/14/18 (No 10/31)
Time: 3:40PM – 5:10PM #411220
Fee: $15 Resident / $20 Regular

Location: Graham Elementary School Gym

Day/Date: Thursdays 9/20/18 – 11/15/18 (No 11/1)
Time: 3:40PM – 5:10PM #411230
Fee: $15 Resident / $20 Regular