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Rancho Santa Fe Community Center posts fall activities

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Community Center is happy to offer a new Spanish program thru the YAK Academy. Expose your children to the benefits of learning a second or third language. This new program will help supplement the R. Roger Rowe School’s Spanish curriculum. Spanish classes will run on Monday mornings from 8:10 to 9:05 a.m. and lead right into the beginning of school at 9:10 a.m.
The Horseback Riding program, which was established last year at the Rancho Santa Fe Riding Club, will now be offered at the Fairbanks Riding Club, led by Lena Davis. Horseback Riding is offered on Mondays, beginning Sept.14.
Moms can drop their Pee Wee’s off for three entertaining hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Pee Wee Playtime will be offered at its normal time from 8 to 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning Sept. 8. Munchkin Musik, an interactive music class for young ones, will be offered from 10 to 11 a.m. On Thursday, Rock n’ Tumble returns to offer Gym Kids, from 10 to 11 a.m. Rock n’ Tumble will also be offering Tumble Toddlers for little ones on Thursdays from 9 to 10 a.m., and two after-school gymnastics classes.
The Harvard Cooking Girl presents “Cool Cooking” on Wednesdays. Young chefs will learn about measurements, reading and following recipes, and cooking healthy snacks and meals. This will be offered from 2:10 to 3:10 p.m. and 3:15 to 4:30 p.m.
The center is offering two classes that celebrate being a beach community. On the first three Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 8 through Sept. 24, sailing will be offered to youngsters who want to learn and sharpen their sailing skills on Mission Bay. Class will run after school until 6:45 p.m., and will be run in coordination with the Mission Bay Aquatic Center. Coastal Eco-Adventures, offered Thursdays beginning Sept.10 and instructed by Robb Daly, will allow youth to experience nature up close in the classroom and in the wild. Youngsters will take four field trips throughout class: snorkeling, kayaking, tide pooling and hiking.
Along with these new and exciting programs, Pre-Season Jr. Dunker’s will be offered for kids looking to improve skills for the upcoming basketball season, Community Theatre will be presenting 101 Dalmations, Karate classes on Mondays, fun dance classes on Tuesday and an Animation for Kids class and FRESHi Filmmaking will be offered on Fridays.
Fall registration is now open online. For complete details of the fall lineup and or to sign up for any of the programs, visit www. or call (858) 756-2461. Look for your new program guide in the mail, or stop by the Community Center to pick
one up.