Youth Classes

To register for a class, click on the link below to download and print the registration form. Complete and return with payment to the Community Education office by the deadline.

Class Registration Form


Class Offerings:


When: Tues; Sep 19, 26, Oct 3, 10, 17

(5 classes)

Time/Cost: 5:00-5:30p    Pre-K     $37

4:15-5:00p    K-Gr 2    $47

3:30-4:15p    Gr 3 – 6   $47

Where:  Elementary Commons Area

Instructor:  Carrie Sandell

Wear form fitting comfortable clothing

Deadline:  Thu, Sept 14


Uechi-Ryu Karate-Do Kenyukai

When:#5  – Tue; Sept 12, 19, 26 Oct 3, 10, 17, 24 (7 classes)

             #6  – Tue; Nov 7, 14, 21, 28 Dec 5, 12, 19 (7 classes)

Time:  6:30 – 8:00p

Where:  Mahtowa Salem School

Instructor:  Sensei Marie Nyblom

Cost:   $47

Ages:  8 and up

*Register 3 students at the same time and

only pay for 2.*

Participants will be required to sign a waiver.


Drivers Education

When:  Mon  –  Fri; Sept 25-29, Oct 2-5, 9

Time:   3:45-6:50p

Where:  Barnum High School, Rm A-1


When:  Mon  –  Fri; Jan 2-12, 16

Time:  3:45-6:50p

Where:  Barnum High School, Rm A-1

Students can be 14 to take the class. If the class is full, 14 year olds may be bumped to allow a 15 year old in.  Class size is limited to 30 students.

To register call Tim or Katrina Roth,

320-676-3409 or 952-836-5535 or email


CABS Babysitting

Learn the responsibilities of being a babysitter. Topics include starting your own babysitting business, child development, proper feeding & diapering techniques, personal safety, medical emergencies, basic first aid care and fire safety. The course is developed by the American Safety and Health Institute and approved by the American Pediatrics Association. Class participants receive a CABS book and certification card.

When: Mon, October 9

Time: 3:15-6:15p

Cost: $45

Where: ECFE Parent Room

Instructor:  Kari Fairclough

Ages:  4th grade and up

Deadline:   Mon, Oct 2


Holiday Play Tryouts

Interested in trying out for the Holiday Play? Come show off  your acting skills to land a part in the annual Holiday play!

When: Tue, Oct 10

Time: 3:00-6:00p

Where: High School Auditorium

Director: TBD

Cost:  $50 elementary students, $30 high school students

Deadline: Wed, Oct 4


Northern Light Sabers

Introduction to Light Sabers will include a brief history and current sport information, parts that make up a lightsaber, how to handle a lightsaber, basic footwork, strikes, and attack combinations.

When: Thur Sept 21, 28 Oct 5, 12, 26 Nov 2 (6 sessions)

Time: 5:00-6:15p

Where:  Northern Light Sabers

3738 Front Street, Barnum

Instructor:  Amy Angell, has enjoyed and studied the martial arts for many years beginning with earning a 1st degree black belt in Taekwondo, a Korean martial art.

Cost: $45

Ages:  10 and up

Maximum class sign 6 students. Parents must sign a waiver. More sessions will be added if needed.

Deadline:  Sept 13


FREE Halloween Party at the Barnum Fire Hall

Tuesday, October 31 from 5:00-7:00p

Sponsored by the Barnum Area Community Club,  Barnum Community Education, Barnum Volunteer Fire Dept., Bomber Club & Little B’s Early Childhood Learning Center. 


American Girl Doll Camp

When:  Friday, Dec 8

Time: 9:00-3:00p

Where: Barnum Elementary ECFE Room

Instructor: Roxy Olsen

Cost: $30

This day theme will be “McKenna”.  Girls will make crafts, projects, and learn all about

gymnastics and broken bones!

Deadline:  Fri, Dec 1


Home Alone

Just mention the words “Home Alone,” and children think of the excitement depicted in the movies of the same name. The reality of being home alone can evoke fear and anxiety in many children. Whether left alone for an hour after school or several hours a day during the summer, children should feel comfortable being alone.  This workshop for children will address several topics to relating to being “Home Alone”.  Topics include personal safety tips, stranger danger, basic first aid, fire safety, handling the unexpected, internet safety, dealing with loneliness and boredom, storm safety, dealing with siblings as well as trust and honesty.

When: Mon, Nov 13

Time: 3:15-5:15p

Cost: $25

Where: ECFE Parent Room

Instructor:  Kari Fairclough

Ages:  3rd grade and up

Deadline:   Wed, Nov 8



Be Prepared, Not Scared

Have you ever seen someone fall over and hurt their leg? Or perhaps you know someone who’s been very ill? Have you ever been near an accident? Imagine being able to help out in each of these situations, that’s what First Aid is all about. Children can make a difference in an emergency situation and the most important thing is for them to know simple Basic First Aid steps to follow in different situations. Topics include: recognizing an emergency and knowing what to do, calling 911, basic first aid techniques, personal safety tips, stranger danger, gun and fire safety.

When: Mon, Dec 11

Time: 3:15-5:15p

Cost: $25

Where: ECFE Parent Room

Instructor:  Kari Fairclough

Ages:  Kindergarten-2nd grade

Deadline:   Wed, Dec 6


Afterschool Clubs 

Art Club with Jenn

Jenn is our artist that loves to share her projects with kids!!  Come learn to make art with a wide variety of art medias.

When:  Thur, October 5, 12, 26

Time:  3:00-4:30p

Where: Elementary ECFE room

Cost: $15

Ages:  Kindergarten-6th grade

Deadline:   Wed, Sept 27



Messy Club with Megan

Last year’s club was so much fun, Megan found some fun new batches of ooey gooey messy fun!

When:  Thu, Nov 2, 9, 16

Time: 3:00-4:30p

Where: Elementary ECFE room

Cost: $15

Ages:  Kindergarten-6th Grade

Deadline:   Wed, Oct 25


Christmas Crafts with Roxy

Come hang out with Roxy and make a Christmas count down, 2×4 crafts, and ornaments galore!

When:  Thu, Dec 7, 14, 21

Time: 3:00-4:30p

Where: Elementary ECFE room

Cost: $15

Ages:  Kindergarten-6th grade

Deadline:   Wed, Nov 29