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METHACTON WINTER/SPRING 2016 COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMS! 

DOWNLOAD WINTER/SPRING 2016 COMMUNITY EDUCATION BROCHURE

Click to register for winter/spring programs online today - Sign up for classes before December 28th and receive a 5% discount!  mc visa
 
We are excited to offer the following winter/spring programs this year!
  • "Into the Woods" Dinner and Show for Senior Citizens:

  • "Into the Woods" Registration Form please include your Gold Card Number or copy of your driver's license. 

  • Bus Trips: New York City, Washington D.C., Baltimore M.D., Philadelphia Flower Show
  • Hatha Yoga, Gentle Yoga, Zumba, Pilates*, Meditation*
  • Men's Basketball, Co-Ed Volleyball, Adult Tennis, Square Dancing, Walk & Talk Club**
  • Watercolor, Oil Painting, Drawing, Acrylic Painting, Potter's Wheel
  • Floral Centerpiece, Valentines Felt Garland, Pillow & Applique, Patio Cushion Makover
  • Cooking Classes: Hors D'Oeuvres & Dips, Romantic Supper Club, Candy Making, Gum Paste Flowers, Pizzelle Cookies
  • Home Selling Workshop, Retirement Planning, Getting Paid to Talk
  • Guitar II 
  • Dog Obedience Class, Canine Good Citizen/Therapy Class
  • Home Selling Workshop, Retirement Planning
  • Secrets for Paying for College, College Campus Visits, Writing a Winning College Admission Essay
  • Financial Aid Night, FAFSA Completion Night, College Planning Night, Skyview/Arcola College & Career Readiness Night. (PLEASE NOTE:  Skyview/Arcola College & Career Readiness Night  date change.  The paper brochure listed an incorrect date.  This event takes place on Wednesday, March 15, 2016.  FAFSA Night on 1/26/16 postponed due to inclement weather)  
* Due to inclement weather, Pilates and Meditation have revised schedules.  Last date for both classes is 4/5/16.
 
** PLEASE NOTE: WALK AND TALK PROGRAM HAS BEEN REVISED.  NEW WALK AND TALK HOURS ARE FROM 5PM TO 8PM.  PLEASE ENTER THROUGH THE SKYVIEW UPPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ENTRANCE.  ARCOLA ENTRANCE WILL NO LONGER BE OPENED FOR WALK AND TALK.  
 
 
For the kids!
  • Red Cross Babysitting Certification
  • Parents Night Out/Kids Night Cooking
  • Video Game Maker I, Video Game Maker Invaders!
  • Arrowhead After-School Running Club
  • Saturday Tennis Breakfast Club
  • Science Explorers, Shining Knights Chess*, Drama Kids
*Due to inclement weather Audubon and Arrowhead Chess programs have revised schedules:  Audubon's last class date is 4/18/16 (no class 2/15 and 3/28).  Arrowhead's last class date is 4/12/16 (no class 2/16)
 
For the pool!
  • Friday Night Recreational Swim
  • Little Warrior Swim Lessons: Level 1 through 4
  • Parents & Tots, Parents & Toddlers, Advanced Toddlers swim lessons
  • Competitive Edge Swim Program
Planetarium Shows! 
  • Celestial Highlights, Dynamic Earth, Oasis in Space
  • Stargazing Academy
 (**Planetarium programs, Senior Citizens Dinner and Show, Thanksgiving luncheon, Home Selling workshop, and Retirement Planning workshop are not eligible for discounts.
 
 
GOLD CARDS - Any Methacton School District resident who is at least age 60+ can request a Gold Card.  Gold Card holders receive a 5% discount on most community education programs.  To receive a Gold Card, please send a note with a copy of your driver's licence or other form of ID showing proof of age and residency. Email to kkifer@methaton.org, fax to 610-489-5019, or mail or drop off at Methacton School District, 1001 Kriebel Mill Road, Eagleville, PA  19403, attn Community Education.   A Gold Card will be mailed to you.  
 
 NEED HELP CREATING A REVTRAK ACCOUNT? Please read our "Creating an Account" Instructions.
 
 
                                                                         
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FOR SNOWY WEATHER…

WHEN SCHOOLS CLOSE OR DISMISS EARLY DUE TO SNOWY WEATHER, ALL AFTER-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES AND EVENING CLASSES ARE CANCELLED. To check our operational schedule during inclement weather, please follow the instructions below:

 * Check MSD homepage: Details regarding closures or early dismissal will be posted on the district’s home page.

* E-Alerts: By creating an account in our “Schoolwires E-Alert” system, you will automatically receive emails regarding weather related announcements by email or text messages. Instructions for E-Alerts can be found under Family Resources > Schoolwires E-Alerts.

*Methacton App: The school district has a free app available on ITunes and Google Play. School closings and early dismissals will be  posted there. Details are available on our website at www.methacton.org/app.

*Twitter and Facebook: Follow us @ Methacton

*Phone, TV, and RadioOur school number on KWY news radio station #1016 and on CBS 3 Eyewitness News is #316. You can also check the district’s News Line by calling 610-831-5331.

 
* For classes that are held off-site, please call the instructor directly to find out whether your class has been cancelled:
 
Frog Hollow Racquet Club - 610-584-5502
Molly's Country Kennels - 610-584-6515 
 
The Methacton School District Board of School Directors is committed to use of school facilities by the community it serves. The Methacton School District Community Education Program is one way that we strive to accomplish that goal. The program is designed to offer a host of cost effective, interesting enrichment programs for individuals of all ages, while fostering a love of life-long learning. The program is self-supported. If you have any questions about the program, have an idea for a class, or would like to become an instructor, please contact Kathy Kifer, program coordinator at kkifer@methacton.org or call 610-489-5000, ext. 15007.