Try to give a new gift this year and give experiences instead of toys! Sign your kids or friends up for a program, print a picture of what it is, and wrap it up! Don’t forget to sign up to receive a call from Santa this year!
WE’RE HIRING & NEWS
- SANTA ON THE LINE – FREE! Ages 10 & under. Wednesday, Dec 11 Santa will call your child between 6:00-8:00 pm (choose your ideal time on the form). Must sign up by Dec 1 and a form will be emailed to you on Dec 2 to let Santa know a little bit about your child! Sponsored by Cottage Grove Lion’s Club & Pizza Hut. Sign up HERE.
- KUBB TOURNAMENT SURVEY – Help us put together a great first KUBB tournament next year by completing this quick 8-question survey! Click HERE.
- HIRING: Basketball Score Keeper/Gym Supervisor: Must be at least 18 yrs old. Saturday mornings beginning at 9am through the early afternoon from Jan 11-Feb 29. Email Brooke if interested by Dec 8 at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Paint & Sip “Let it Snow!”: Thurs, Dec 12 at 6:00-8:30 pm. Located at The Oaks Golf Course. Step-by-step instructions – create for yourself or give as a gift! $35. Check out the painting HERE. Register by Dec 8 HERE. Limited space.
- Fitness Classes: Please click HERE to view all the fitness classes. Sign up for the next fitness session on or before Dec 1 and receive a free guest pass!
- Computer Classes
- No School Day Trips on Mon, Jan 20:
- Milwaukee Bucks Field Trip – 1/20 from 12:30-8:30 pm. Grades 5-9. $73/person. More info and registration HERE. Must sign up by Dec 18 with no exceptions. Late registration is not applicable for this program. Limited space.
- Cascade Mountain Ski Trip – 1/20 from 8:00 am-5:30 pm. Grades 5-9. $60; incl. lift ticket, equipment rental and meal. Register by Jan 12 HERE.
- Rookie Basketball K-1st Gr / Located at Cottage Grove School:
- Kindergarten: 1/4-2/15 on Saturdays at 8:30-9:30 am. Register by Dec 8 HERE.
- 1st Grade: 1/4-2/15 on Saturdays at 9:45-10:45 am. Register by Dec 8 HERE.
- 2nd Grade Basketball: 1/8-3/18 on Wednesdays at 5:30-8:30 pm (varies). Located at Taylor Prairie Gym. Register by Dec 8 HERE.
- Start Smart Basketball: Ages 4-5 with parent/guardian. 1/9-3/12 on Thursdays at 6:00-6:45 pm. Located at Taylor Prairie Gym. Register by Jan 2 HERE.
- Ski/Snowboard Club: First trip is Fri, Jan 10 at Cascade Mountain. Time: 3:30-10:15 pm. Departs from Glacial Drumlin School. Grades 5-8. More info and registration HERE.
- GDS Drama Club “Me, My Selfie, & I”: Begins Jan 13 with rehearsal days on Thursdays and beginning in March they will be Mon & Thur through April 30 from 3:40-5:00 pm. Exciting News: This year our final performance will take place in the MGHS auditorium on Sun, May 3! Register by Jan 5 HERE.
- Chess Class
- Grade K-1st: Mondays, 1/13-3/2 (no 1/20 & 2/24) at 2:40-3:40 pm. Located at Taylor Prairie Step Room. $85/6 Week Session. Register by Dec 29 HERE.
- Grade 2nd-4th: Wednesdays, 1/15-2/19 at 2:40-3:40 pm. Located at Cottage Grove School Library. $85/6 Week Session. Register by Dec 29 HERE.
- Brick Builders: Thursdays, 1/16-2/20 at 2:40-3:40 pm. Grades 2nd-4th. Located at Cottage Grove Library. $75; 6 Week Session. Register by Jan 2 HERE.
- Afterschool Glass Fusing: Thursdays, 1/14-1/28 at 3:30-4:30 pm. Located at Glacial Drumlin Cafeteria. Grades 5-8. $35; includes all materials. Register by Jan 5 HERE.
To register for programs online, click HERE.
Please contact the Village of Cottage Grove Parks and Recreation Department at 608-839-8968 with any questions. The Parks & Recreation Office will be closed this Thurs, Nov 28 and Fri, Nov 29. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!